Kona police looking for stolen tikis 04-30-03

PHONE: 326-4208
APRIL 30, 2003


Kona police are seeking the public’s help in locating two large tikis stolen from a lumber warehouse in Kainaliu, North Kona.

Responding to a 12:30 p.m. call Sunday (April 27, 2003), Kona police determined that a seven-foot tiki carved from monkeypod and a six-foot tiki carved from mahogany were removed from a warehouse on Shojin Lumber Company property.

Both of the unfinished, hand-carved tikis were reported to be heavy and possibly require several people to carry away.

Anyone with information about the theft or on the whereabouts of the tikis is asked to call Officer Marjorieann Santos of the Kona Patrol at 326-4208 or the police non-emergency number at 935-3311.

Those who wish to remain anonymous may call Crime Stoppers at 329-8181 in Kona or 961-8300 in Hilo. The numbers are answered 24 hours a day. Callers will be given a coded number and their identity will remain anonymous. Callers may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000 if their call leads to an arrest, indictment or the recovery of property. Crime Stoppers neither subscribes to “Caller ID,” nor does it record phone calls.

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