East Hawaii News

Woman Charged in Downtown Hilo Store Robbery

February 1, 2013, 4:45 PM HST
* Updated February 1, 4:49 PM
Listen to this Article
1 minute
Loading Audio...
A
A
A

Police have charged a woman accused of robbing a Hilo store at gunpoint Thursday with first-degree robbery and other crimes.

Tia Nohealani Menino, 23, was also charged with terroristic threatening, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, three counts of theft and three other firearms violations.

Bail for Menino was set at $28,750. She was being held at the Hilo cellblock pending her initial court appearance.

Comments

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

Newsletters

Get a quick summary of what’s happening on the Big Island with our daily & weekly email of news highlights.