Hawaiʻi Police Department
South Kohala District
Officer Denise Smith-Erickson
Hawaiʻi Island police are searching for a 49-year-old South Kohala man wanted on warrants.
Adrien Haena Kalani, who has no permanent address, is wanted for contempt of court, promoting a dangerous drug and possessing drug paraphernalia. He is also wanted for questioning in connection with an assault and an auto theft.
He is described as approximately 6-foot-2, 300 pounds with short black-and-gray hair and brown eyes.
Police caution the public not contact or approach him. Instead, anyone who knows his whereabouts is asked to call the Police Department’s non-emergency line at 935-3311.
Tipsters who prefer to remain anonymous may call Crime Stoppers at 961-8300 in Hilo or 329-8181 in Kona 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. All Crime Stoppers information is kept confidential.