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HPD Searching for Hale Nani Escapees

November 24, 2015, 4:57 PM HST
* Updated November 24, 4:59 PM
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The Hawai’i Police Department has joined in on the search for two 24-year-old men, Devin Saragosa-Taoy and Jensen Yadao, who were reported as escapees on Monday from Hale Nani correctional facility.

Saragosa-Taoy was last seen at the correctional facility on Monday around 9 a.m. The Puna man has been described as 5-foot-6 and 165 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. According to HPD, he also has a tattoo on his back that reads “SARAGOSA.”

Yadao, of Hamakua, was last seen at the correctional facility on Monday at around 10 a.m. He is described as Hawaiian, 5-foot-4, and 120 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information on either of the men’s whereabouts should call the Police Department’s non-emergency line at 935-3311.

Those who would rather remain anonymous should call the Big Island Crime Stoppers number at 961-8300.

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