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Barricaded Suspect in Custody, Road Reopened

October 10, 2019, 10:39 AM HST
* Updated October 10, 3:09 PM
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A barricaded subject in the Kona Coast Subdivision has been taken into custody without incident, officials reported at 2:55 p.m.

At 10:19 a.m., Hawai‘i County Police Department put out a push alert about a road closure on Ahulani Street from Hookumu to Kie Kie Streets. As a result, neighbors in the surrounding area were evacuated for safety.

The individual was taken into custody without incident and residents were allowed to return to their homes.

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