Missing Puna Man Sought by Police

May 24, 2021, 12:02 PM HST
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A Puna man has been missing since late last week.

Hawai‘i Island Police are searching for 33-year-old Matthew Ryan, who was last seen on Friday, May 21, during daylight hours at a residence located in the Glenwood area.

He is described as Caucasian, standing 5-feet, 9-inches, weighing approximately 170-180 pounds, with short brown hair, blue eyes, and a tan complexion.

His last known clothing is an unknown colored t-shirt, and shorts. 

Police ask anyone with information on his whereabouts to call the department’s non-emergency line at 808-935-3311, attention Officer Laurence Davis.


Tipsters who prefer to remain anonymous may call the island-wide Crime Stoppers number at 808-961-8300 and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000. Crime Stoppers is a volunteer program run by ordinary citizens who want to keep their community safe. Crime Stoppers does not record calls or subscribe to any Caller ID service. All Crime Stoppers information is kept confidential.

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