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HPD WANTED: Leilani Torres

September 26, 2016, 12:28 PM HST
* Updated September 26, 12:30 PM
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Leilani Torres

Leilani Torres

Hawaiʻi Island police are asking for the public’s help in locating Hilo resident Leilani Torres, 26, who is wanted on an outstanding bench warrant.

Torres is described as 5-foot-4, 135 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. She has a butterfly tattoo on her left ankle, and “Lei” tattooed on her back. She is also wanted for questioning in connection with other investigations.

Police ask anyone who knows her whereabouts to call the police department’s non-emergency line a 935-3311 or contact Officer Donovan Kohara at 961-2272 or [email protected].

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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