02-07-20 Police investigate two structure fires in the Puna district

Hawaiʻi Police Department
Puna Patrol, Area I
Officer Kristopher Palea or Wilson Gani
Phone: (808) 965-2716
Report No. 20-010269/20-010624

 

Media Release

At approximately 2:30 p.m. on (February 4) Puna patrol officers responded to a report of a 10’ X 20’ structure fire located on Pikake Street, Fern Acres, in Mt. View. Upon arrival, the Hawaiʻi Fire Department was working to extinguish the fire. Damages sustained are estimated at $2,000.00

At approximately 5:30 p.m. on (February 5) Puna, patrol officers responded to a report of a residential structure fire also located on Pikake Street in Mt View. Upon arrival, the Hawaiʻi Fire Department was attempting to extinguish the fire, which was fully engulfed in flames, with very little of the structure remaining. Damages sustained to the residence are estimated at $62,000.00.

Both structures were unoccupied at the time of the fires.

Police ask that anyone who may have information regarding the incidents to call Officer Kristopher Palea or Wilson Gani at (808) 965-2716 or the Police Department’s non-emergency line at (808) 935-3311.


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