HPD Seeks Identity of Woman Using Fake $50 in Ka‘ū

June 8, 2018, 9:28 AM HST
* Updated June 8, 9:30 AM
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Ka‘ū forgery suspect.

Ka‘ū forgery suspect.

Hawai‘i Island Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a Ka‘ū forgery suspect.

The suspect’s image was captured on a surveillance camera.

Ka‘ū police are investigating a forgery case in which a Caucasian female entered a business in Na‘alehu Town and used a counterfeit $50 bill to purchase items. The suspect was last seen leaving the area in a silver sports utility vehicle.

Any person(s) with information regarding the identification of this suspect is asked to contact Officer Clayton Tayamen of the Patrol Division, Ka‘ū District, at (808) 939-2520 or the police non-emergency telephone number at (808) 935-3311.

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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