HPD Asking Public’s Help Identifying Man Wanted in Theft

December 1, 2017, 10:11 AM HST
* Updated December 1, 10:13 AM
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The Hawaiʻi Island Police Department is asking the public for help in identifying the person whose image was captured on surveillance cameras in connection with a theft from a Hilo store.

HPD surveillance image.

On Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017, an adult male stole a cellular phone that was inadvertently left on a counter by a customer.

The male is described as being possibly local, with a medium build and complexion, dark color hair, having a mustache and beard, wearing a black and green baseball cap, olive green T-shirt and black short pants.

Police ask anyone who knows the identity of the person in the photo to call the police department’s non-emergency line at (808) 935-3311 or Officer Alric Dalere at (808) 961-2213.

This information was provided by the authorities. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt in a court of law.

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