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Kona Man Sought in Connection to Burglary

June 8, 2021, 4:45 PM HST
* Updated June 8, 4:28 PM
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Samson Yurong

Authorities are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a wanted Kona man.

Twenty-eight-year-old Samson Yurong is wanted on an outstanding warrant in connection to a burglary as well as a bench warrant for contempt of court. Hawai’i Police described him as 5-feet-11-inches tall, approximately 175 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information on Yurong’s whereabouts is urged to call the Hawai’i Police Department’s non-emergency number at 808-935-3311 or Detective Tyler Prokopec at 808-326-4646, ext. 224.

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.

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