Kona assault (update) 03-04-10

Hawai’i Police Department
Criminal Investigations Section, Area II
Lieutenant Gerald Wike
Phone: 326-4646, Ext. 266
March 4, 2010
Report No. C10004528

Image: Villamil-Roque mug shot

Saul Villamil-Roque
…charged with assault

Media Release

Big Island police have charged a man in connection with an assault last month in Kailua-Kona.

On February 12, Kona patrol officers responded to a report of an assault victim at Kona Community Hospital. Officers determined that the victim, a 21-year-old man from Kailua-Kona, had sustained multiple lacerations during a confrontation with another man earlier that morning in the parking lot of King Kamehameha Center in Kailua-Kona. The victim was treated for his injuries and released.

Wednesday morning (March 3), detectives with the Area II Criminal Investigations Section arrested 29-year-old Saul Villamil-Roque, a Mexican citizen living in Kailua-Kona. He was charged at 12:45 p.m. Thursday (March 4) with second-degree assault.

He is being held in the Kona police cellblock in lieu of $10,000 bail.

This entry was posted in Media Releases. Bookmark the permalink. Both comments and trackbacks are currently closed.
  • Keep your community safe through Crime Stoppers

    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.

    The Crime Stoppers TV Program is available on-demand from Nā Leo TV.