HAWAII COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT
SOUTH KOHALA PATROL
SERGEANT JAMES O’CONNOR
FEBRUARY 14, 2001
Police are seeking information about the theft of two custom deep sea fishing poles and two Penn reels valued at a total of $2,000.
Sometime between February 2 and 4, 2001, a thief or thieves stole the rods and reels from a wooden closet in the garage of a Kawaihae Road home.
The stolen items were described as being 7-foot fishing rods custom made by Hobdietat in Honolulu, being white with blue and red stripes and having No. 6 aluminum heavy bent butts used to attach the poles to a fighting chair. The reels were described as being black Penn 14-0 Senators.
The rods were valued at $600 each and the reels at $400 each.
Anyone with information about the theft or the identity of the thieves is asked to call Sergeant James O’Connor of the South Kohala Patrol at 887-3080 or the police non-emergency number at 935-3311.
Those who wish to remain anonymous may call Crime Stoppers at 961-8300 in Hilo or 329-8181 in Kona. The identities of Crime Stoppers callers are kept strictly confidential.
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