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Police Search for Missing Kona Teen

August 27, 2014, 6:16 PM HST
* Updated August 27, 6:21 PM
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Hawaiʻi Island police are searching a Kailua-Kona teen who has been reported missing.

16-year-old Shania Akiona was last seen in the Kona area on July 8.

She is described as being of Hawaiian ethnicity, standing 5 feet, 2 inches tall, weighing 105 pounds with long black hair and brown eyes.

HPD is asking that anyone with information on her location call the Police Department’s non-emergency line at (808)-935-3311.

Persons wishing to remain anonymous can call the island-wide Crime Stoppers line at (808)-961-8300.  All information reported to Crime Stoppers remains is held in confidence.



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