HPD Seeks Public Help Finding Missing Man

February 18, 2022, 8:37 AM HST
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Jake Sawa

Authorities are seeking the public’s help locating a man who was reported missing.

Thirty-six-year-old Jake Sawa was last seen on Feb. 16 in Hilo. He is described as being 6 feet tall, weighing 240 pounds, with a muscular build, light eyes, short curly brown hair and a full beard. Sawa has tattoo sleeves on both arms.

Anyone with information on Sawa’s whereabouts is asked to call the Hawaiʻi Police Department’s non-emergency line at 808-935-3311 or contact Sgt. Charrise Wakita at 808-939-2520, or email [email protected].

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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