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Police: Hilo Man Found With Stolen Laptop, Gun

September 17, 2012, 11:29 AM HST
* Updated September 17, 11:30 AM
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A Hilo man was charged with several offenses Friday after police found stolen items and a gun in a vehicle.

Police said Kawika Larinaga-Napihaa, 22, was arrested Thursday along with two other suspects after the items were found in a vehicle in a parking lot of a business on Makaala Street.

Police said they found a laptop stolen in Kona in the vehicle as well as two firearms, including reported stolen in a Hilo burglary.

Larinaga-Napihaa was charged the following day with two counts of first-degree burglary, two counts of second-degree theft and two firearms charges.

His bail was set at $96,000.



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