Captain Cook Girl, 15, Reported Missing

August 11, 2017, 8:37 AM HST (Updated August 11, 2017, 11:14 AM) · 7 Comments

Irene Hernandez. Courtesy photo.

Hawaiʻi Island police are searching for a 15-year-old Captain Cook girl who was reported missing.

Irene Hernandez was last seen in Hilo on Dec. 8, 2016.

She is described as Hispanic, 5-feet-one-inch tall, 150 pounds, with a stocky build, tan complexion, shoulder-length brown hair and hazel eyes.

Police ask anyone with any information about her whereabouts to call the Hawai‘i Police Department’s non-emergency line at (808) 935-3311 or contact Detective Calvin Delaries Jr. at (808) 326-4646, ext. 304, or

Tipsters who prefer to remain anonymous may call the islandwide Crime Stoppers number at (808) 961-8300 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.

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