SOUTH POINT — A days-long, islandwide manhunt culminated Friday in South Point when the Hawaii Police Department’s Special Response Team engaged in a shootout with Justin Waiki, the man wanted in the shooting death of Puna patrol officer Bronson Kaliloa earlier this week.
KAILUA-KONA — Hawaii Island police have released the name of three people arrested following a shooting incident Friday in Ka‘u that left suspected cop killer Justin Waiki dead.
KAILUA-KONA — A Hawaii Police Department Special Response Team sergeant was shot during a shootout Friday with alleged cop killer Justin Waiki off South Point Road in Ka‘u. Waiki has been confirmed dead.
KAILUA-KONA — As of 11 p.m. Thursday, authorities confirmed a male and female were taken into custody in South Kona during search efforts for a suspect accused of shooting and killing a Puna patrol officer earlier this week.
KAILUA-KONA — Police have identified a cyclist killed after being struck by a vehicle on Queen Kaahumanu Highway Thursday morning.
KAILUA-KONA — An Ocean View man has pleaded guilty to a lesser charge after a March domestic attack involving his girlfriend in Ka‘u.
KAILUA-KONA — A reported hit-and-run crash Monday night in South Kona resulted in the death of a Nevada man. The crash marked the third fatality on Hawaii Island’s roads in less than 24 hours.