Authorities Searching for Man Who Left Hale Nani Unauthorized

March 1, 2019, 7:09 PM HST
* Updated March 4, 8:35 AM
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A Hawai‘i Island inmate made an unauthorized exit from the Hale Nani Reintegration Center on Friday, March 1, 2019.

Larry Kamalii. Department of Public Safety photo.

Larry Kamalii was seen running away from the back side of the center at about 3:15 p.m. Security staff immediately notified Hawai‘i police and began searching the surrounding area but were unable to locate him.

Kamalii is 36-years-old, weighs 200 pounds, and is 5-feet-7 inches tall. He has brown eyes and brown hair.

Kamalii is serving time for Promotion of a Dangerous Drug 3, Possession of a Firearm and Place to Keep a Firearm. He is a community custody inmate. Community custody is the lowest classification level.

If you see him, call 911.


Hale Nani, HCCC’s reintegration program, is an open dorm-style building located in Pana‘ewa. Hale Nani offers offenders reintegration services and a work release program for sentenced inmates who will be released on the Island of Hawai‘i.

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