Hilo woman arrested and charged for burglaries 06-14-13

Hawaiʻi Police Department
South Hilo Patrol
Captain Richard Sherlock
Phone: 961-2214


Media Release

Hawaiʻi County police charged a 24-year-old Hilo woman with eight property crimes Thursday (June 13), including three counts of burglary.

Suzy Chun was arrested on an outstanding bench warrant late Wednesday afternoon (June 12).

Through further investigation, it was determined that she was also responsible for or involved in break-ins of three homes in Panaʻewa Farm Lots, Upper Waiākea and Laupāhoehoe. Items removed included jewelry, computer laptops and gaming systems with a combined value of more than $10,000. The burglaries occurred during the first week of May.

At 6:05 p.m. Thursday, Chun was charged with three counts of first-degree burglary, four counts of second-degree theft and one count of third-degree theft. Her bail was set at $116,000. She was held at the Hilo cellblock Thursday night pending her initial court appearance on Friday (June 14).

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