Police Seek Public’s Help Identifying Suspect(s) in Hilo Bank Burglary

February 25, 2021, 10:09 AM HST
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Courtesy of Hawai’i Police Department

Hawai‘i Police is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect(s) responsible for a bank burglary in downtown Hilo last month.

The incident occurred on Jan. 26. South Hilo Patrol officers responded to an alarm at a bank on Kalakaua Street shortly after 11:30 p.m. and discovered that a window to the bank was shattered and the suspect(s) removed undisclosed items.

The Area I Criminal Investigation Section is continuing this investigation, which is classified as second-degree burglary.

Police ask anyone who may have information relative to this investigation to call the police department’s non-emergency number at 808-935-3311, or Detective Blaine Morishita of the Area I Criminal Investigation Section at 808-961-2385 or email [email protected] They can also contact Lt. Rio Amon-Wilkins of the Area I Criminal Investigation Section at 808-961-2252 or email [email protected]


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