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HPD Seeks Information Regarding State Facility Theft

June 28, 2016, 9:38 AM HST
* Updated June 28, 9:43 AM
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Surveillance photo supplied by HPD.

Hawaiʻi Island police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect involved in a break-in and removal of a generator from a Hawaiʻi County facility on Railroad Avenue.

The break-in occurred early on the morning of May 18. Surveillance cameras captured images of the suspect and a suspect vehicle.

Police ask anyone with information about this incident, the person or vehicle shown, or persons in possession of the stolen generator to call Officer Jacob Obermiller at 961-2213 or the Police Department’s non-emergency line at 935-3311.

Surveillance photo supplied by HPD.

Surveillance photo supplied by HPD.

Tipsters who prefer to remain anonymous may call the islandwide Crime Stoppers number at 961-8300 and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.

Crime Stoppers is a volunteer program run by ordinary citizens who want to keep their community safe. Crime Stoppers doesn’t record calls or subscribe to caller ID. Crime Stoppers information is kept confidential.

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