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Two Women Wanted for Questioning in Connection With Use of Stolen Credit Card

August 14, 2017, 7:45 AM HST
* Updated August 14, 7:48 AM
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Surveillance photos provided by HPD.

Hawaiʻi Island police are asking the public for help in identifying the two persons whose image was captured on surveillance in connection with a Theft and Fraud Use of Credit Card that occurred in several stores in North Kohala.

On July 23, at approximately 4:15 p.m., two women walked in the Island Short & Stop Deli and A. Arakaki Store and made purchases with a stolen credit card.

One suspect is described as Polynesian in her mid-20’s, approximately 5-feet-3 to 5-feet-4-inches tall, 145 pounds with black hair and a fair complexion.

The other suspect is described as Portuguese in her 30’s, 5-feet-5- to 5-feet-6-inches tall, heavy-set, fair complexion, blackish/brown hair, last seen wearing a white dress with blue designs, a partial sleeve tattoo on her right shoulder area.

Suspects were last seen leaving the area in a white or silver colored Acura SUV.


Police ask anyone with any information about this case to call the Hawai‘i Police Department’s non-emergency line at (808) 935-3311 or contact Officer Dayton Tagaca at (808) 889-6540.


Tipsters who prefer to remain anonymous may call the island-wide Crime Stoppers number at (808) 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. All Crime Stoppers information is kept confidential.

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