Puna Robbery Under Investigation
Police responded to Captain’s Drive in Fern Forest after receiving a 1:44 a.m. call.
A 55-year-old man, who has no permanent address, reported that he stopped to help a stranded motorist and was robbed at gunpoint of his sports-utility vehicle.
The vehicle is described as a 1996 GMC Jimmy with the license plate GPE 575.
Anyone with information regarding the incident should either contact Detective Royce Serrao by phone at 961-8222 or e-mail at [email protected] or Detective Donovan Kohara by phone at 961-2272 or e-mail [email protected].
Those who prefer to remain anonymous should call the Big Island Crime Stoppers number at 961-8300.