Hawaiʻi Police Department
North Kohala District
Officer Denise Smith-Erickson
Hawaiʻi Island police are searching for a 34-year-old North Kohala man wanted for assault and violating probation.
Owen K. Ching of Kapaʻau is described as 5-foot-6, 190 pounds with brown eyes and a shaved head.
Police ask anyone with information on his whereabouts to call the Police Department’s non-emergency line at 935-3311.
Tipsters who prefer to remain anonymous may call the islandwide Crime Stoppers number at 961-8300 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. Crime Stoppers information is kept confidential.