Boaz Johnson, Stabbing Suspect on ‘Most Wanted’ Show
A 23-year-old man wanted in a perplexing murder case from Kalapana headlights the “Hawai`i Island’s Most Wanted” television program.
Boaz David Johnson is wanted in the strangulation death of his girlfriend, Brittany-Jane Royal, whose body was found May 28 in the ocean near where lava was entering the ocean off the coast of Puna.
Johnson is white, 5-foot-7 and 150 pounds.He has a tattoo of the upper body of a horse near the right side of his abdomen. Police said he is considered dangerous.
Also being sought is Mary Lolita Santos of Mountain View. The 40-year-old woman is wanted in connection with a burglary and domestic incident that took place in Kurtistown on Aug. 16, and also on a $5,000 bench warrant for a felony theft case.
Santos is 5-foot-2 and 147 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.
The edition of the show includes a Kona man wanted following a stabbing at White Sands Beach in Kona on May 22, 2012.
Tommy Eugan Howard, 30, is African-American, 5-foot-7 and 145 pounds, with short back hair and brown eyes. He may be in Kailua-Kona or in Papaikou.
Howard also goes by the names Casino, Tommy Washington and Cesar Waltz, and may wear contact lenses to change his eye color. He has a tattoo of musical notes that runs from his left shoulder down along his left arm.
Howard is also wanted in the state of Washington for failing to register as a sex offender.
Anyone with information on these individuals can call the police department at 935-3311 or Crime Stoppers at 961-8300 in Hilo or 329-8181 in Kona.
“Hawai`i Islands’s Most Wanted is a project of Crime Stoppers, which is a partnership of the business community, media and police. Inspired by the national television show “America’s Most Wanted,” it runs on Na Leo O Hawaii Community Television Channel 54 on Sundays at 5 p.m. and Fridays at 5:30p.m. It also airs intermittently on Channel 53.