Police Search for Missing Kea’au Man
Fifty-nine-year-old Barton Bumatay of Kea’au is being sought by the Hawai’i Police Department after being reported missing.
Bumatay was last seen in Kea’au on Dec. 31.
Bumatay is described as a local male, 6-foot-1, and 255 pounds. He has brown eyes and salt-and-pepper hair.
Police say it’s possible that Bumatay may be driving a black 2007 Chevy Colorado with the license plate number HLX 461.
Anyone with information regarding Bumatay’s whereabouts should call the Police Department’s non-emergency line at 935-3311.
Those who prefer to remain anonymous should call the Big Island Crime Stoppers number at 961-8300.