HILO, Hawaii – The wallet and cell phone of a 27-year-old Hilo man was taken following an alleged assault in Downtown Hilo on Monday morning, May 2nd.
Hawaii County police are investigating the robbery that took place at t 6:15 a.m. near the corner of Keawe Street and Haili Street.
The suspect is described as a local male, about 5-foot-10, 125-130 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. He was wearing a yellow T-shirt, police say.
The assault victim declined treatment for his injuries.
Police ask anyone with information about this case to call the Police Department’s non-emergency line at 935-3311.
Tipsters who prefer to remain anonymous may call the islandwide Crime Stoppers number at 961-8300 and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000. Crime Stoppers is a volunteer program run by ordinary citizens who want to keep their community safe. Crime Stoppers doesn’t record calls or subscribe to caller ID. Crime Stoppers information is kept confidential.
by Big Island Video News
HILO - 27-year-old Hilo man was assaulted near the corner of Keawe Street and Haili Street on Monday morning, police say.