East Hawaii News

Couple Charged With Break-in At Puna Home

October 26, 2012, 10:20 AM HST
* Updated October 26, 10:49 AM
Listen to this Article
1 minute
Loading Audio...

Big Ind police say they were able to stop a burglary in progress Tuesday following a tip from the public.

Officers acting on the information arrived at a home on 5th Avenue in Hawaiian Paradise Park and allegedly found 31-year-old Blaine L.K. Faris III and 37-year-old Stephanie Michelle Christie in the house stealing items.

On Wednesday night detectives charged both Faris, a resident of Honomu, and Christie of Keaau with first-degree burglary. Bail for each was set at $5,000.

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Stay in-the-know with daily or weekly
headlines delivered straight to your inbox.
Mahalo for Subscribing


This comments section is a public community forum for the purpose of free expression. Although Big Island Now encourages respectful communication only, some content may be considered offensive. Please view at your own discretion. View Comments