Puna stabbing 04-19-12
Posted By cloos On April 19, 2012 @ 1:26 pm In Uncategorized | Comments Disabled
Hawaiʻi Police Department
Criminal Investigations Section, Area I
Lieutenant Gregory Esteban
Report No. C12010616
Big Island police are investigating a stabbing incident involving four people that resulted in two of them being sent to the hospital with serious injuries.
Responding to an 11:11 p.m. call Wednesday (April 18) at a home near the 7-mile marker on Route 132 in Kāpoho, arriving officers discovered a 28-year-old Kāpoho man with a severe head wound and lacerations, a 25 -year-old Kāpoho woman with a severe laceration to her upper body, and a 45-year-old Kāpoho woman with a minor injury being treated by Fire Department rescue personnel.
The 28-year-old and 25-year-old were taken to Hilo Medical Center. Although the 28-year-old man’s injuries were potentially life-threatening, he and the 25-year-old woman underwent surgery and both are listed in serious condition.
Police arrested Jeffrey Robert Perkins, 43 of Kāpoho on suspicion of one count of first-degree assault and two counts of second-degree assault. He is being held in the Hilo police cellblock while detectives from the Area I Criminal Investigations Section continue the investigation.
Police ask that anyone with information about this case contact Detective Norbert Serrao by phone at 961-2383 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tipsters who prefer to remain anonymous may call Crime Stoppers at 961-8300 in Hilo or 329-8181 in Kona and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000. Crime Stoppers is a volunteer program run by ordinary citizens who want to keep their community safe. Crime Stoppers doesn’t record calls or subscribe to caller ID. All Crime Stoppers information is kept confidential.
Copyright © 2011 Hawaii Police Department. All rights reserved.