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Police Seek Identity of Kea‘au Theft Suspect

June 27, 2022, 11:34 AM HST
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Big Island police are asking for the public’s help with identifying a suspect in a recent East Hawai‘i theft.

The Hawai‘i Police Department reports the incident took place shortly before 4 p.m. Thursday, June 23. A male suspect was observed on video surveillance removing items from a residence in Kea‘au.

The suspect is described as possibly being in his 30s to 40s, with a brown complexion and medium build. He arrived in a white four-door SUV.

Anyone who recognizes the suspect is asked to call Officer Paul Rose at 808-965-2716 or email him at [email protected], or call the police department’s nonemergency line at 808-935-3311. Those who prefer to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at 808-961-8300.

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