Police Seek Kailua-Kona Runaway Teen

July 7, 2022, 9:41 AM HST
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Kamalii M.K. Lawelawe

Big Island police are asking for the public’s help with finding a missing teen.

The Hawai‘i Police Department says 14-year-old Kamalii M.K. Lawelawe of Kailua-Kona was reported as a runaway. He was last seen at 10:30 p.m. Sunday, July 3, at his residence, wearing white shorts and a white aloha print shirt and had a small blue backpack.

He is described as 5 feet, 4 inches tall, weighing 130 pounds, with short curly reddish hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information about Lawelawe’s whereabouts is asked to call the police department’s nonemergency line at 808-935-3311 or contact Officer Derek Okabayashi at [email protected].

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