HPD Seeks Missing Mountain View Woman

September 22, 2021, 11:12 AM HST
* Updated September 22, 4:54 PM
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UPDATE: Hawai’i Island police reported Wednesday afternoon that 51-year-old Melinda Polet, who was reported missing, was located in good health in Hilo.

Hawai‘i Island police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating 51-year-old Melinda Polet of Mountain View.

Polet was last heard from on Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2021.

She is described as having a medium build, standing at 5-feet, 4-inches tall, weighing 140 pounds, with light brown hair and brown eyes. Polet is known to wear a whale tail pendant and has a tattoo of a goat on her upper arm.

Police ask anyone with information on Polet’s whereabouts to call the department’s non-emergency line at (808) 935-3311.


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