Hawaiʻi Police Department
Criminal Investigations Section, Area II
Captain Chad Basque
Phone: 326-4646, Ext. 263
Report No. C12003387
Media Release (update)
Big Island police have arrested 43-year-old Robert Kanuela Tanoai of Kailua-Kona, who was wanted on an arrest warrant.
Tanoai —also known as “Boomer”— turned himself in at the Kona police station at 7:10 a.m. Tuesday (June 12).
He was arrested and charged with unlawful imprisonment, terroristic threatening and two counts of assault. He is being held at the Kona police cellblock in lieu of $100,000 bail pending his initial court appearance scheduled for Wednesday (June 13).