Police Seeking Puna Runaway

February 5, 2022, 12:12 PM HST
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Hawaiʻi Island Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a juvenile male who was reported as a runaway.

Sixteen-year-old Malakai Pung was last seen in the Kurtistown area on Friday, Feb. 4. He is described as being 5-feet-6-inches tall, and weighing around 120-130 pounds, with short black hair and brown eyes.

He was last seen wearing a black hoodie, brown pants, shoes, and riding a black Mongoose bicycle.

Police ask anyone who may have information about the whereabouts of Pung to call the Hawai’i Police Department’s non-emergency line at 808-935-3311 or contact officer Robert Keffer of Puna Patrol at 808-965-2716.

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