02-19-16 Police seek ID of man in stolen cards case

Hawaiʻi Police Department
South Hilo Patrol
Officer Michael Santos
Phone: 9671-2213
Report No. C16003991

 

Media Release

Hawaiʻi Island police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man wanted for questioning in connection with an unauthorized entry to a motor vehicle case along with numerous theft offenses stemming from an incident on February 5 in Pāhoa.

A 34-year-old Pāhoa woman reported that at about 8:40 p.m. on February 5, someone removed her purse from her sports-utility vehicle while it was parked off Highway 130 in Pāhoa. Her debit card and EBT card were later used at businesses in Pāhoa and Hilo.

Police have obtained a photo of a man they want to question. They ask anyone who recognizes him 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.


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    Tipsters who prefer to remain anonymous may call the island-wide Crime Stoppers number at 961-8300 and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.00. Crime Stoppers is a volunteer program run by ordinary citizens who want to keep their community safe. Crime Stoppers does not record calls or subscribe to any Caller ID service. All Crime Stoppers information is kept confidential.

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