Featured Articles

Two Women Wanted for Fraud, Identity Theft

December 19, 2019, 5:30 PM HST
* Updated December 19, 5:17 PM
Listen to this Article
1 minute
Loading Audio...

Two women are wanted by the Hawai‘i Police Department in connection with an identity theft and fraud case.

Police are looking for Carmen Walker-Torres, a 25-year-old female from Kea‘au, and Amy Smith, a 37-year-old female from Hilo, on the suspected fraud case.

The investigation stems from the theft of a purse that had some personal checks belonging to the victim. In October 2019, the suspects took a personal check and fraudulently cashed it, depositing funds into their account.

Anyone with information on these women is asked to call Officer Mike Santos of South Hilo Patrol at 808-961-2213 or the police non-emergency number at 808-935-3311. Those wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Stoppers at 808-961-8300.

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Stay in-the-know with daily or weekly
headlines delivered straight to your inbox.
Mahalo for Subscribing


This comments section is a public community forum for the purpose of free expression. Although Big Island Now encourages respectful communication only, some content may be considered offensive. Please view at your own discretion. View Comments