09-28-18 Hilo robbery: suspect sought by police

Hawaiʻi Police Department
Hilo Patrol, Area I
Sergeant Norbert Serrao
Phone: (808) 935-3311
Report No. 18-003093



Media Release

Hawaiʻi Island Police report a robbery at 1:30 p.m. this afternoon, (September 28), on Hinano Street in Hilo

A woman clerk was reportedly sprayed with pepper-spray by a male suspect who had taken a money bag from her store. The suspect was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, black pants, black shoes, black gloves with a black mask covering his face.

Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating the suspect. If you have any information on his whereabouts or the incident, please call the departments non-emergency number at (808) 935-3311.

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