Hilo Shooting Suspect Released

June 29, 2019, 8:21 AM HST
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Chanell Evangelista-Kaleiwahea, PC: HPD

Police have released the 43-year old Hilo woman who was suspected of shooting a 37-year old Hilo man earlier this week.

After conferring with prosecutors, detectives released Chanell Evangelista-Kaleiwahea on Wednesday, June 26, 2019, at 5:15 p.m., pending further investigation.

Detectives from the Area I Criminal Investigations Section continue to investigate the shooting as well as possible firearms charges in connection with this incident.

The 37-year old Hilo male victim was last listed in stable condition.

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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