Cop on Top fundraiser returns

KAILUA-KONA — Scaffolding, music and shout outs greeted customers at Walmart Thursday as the annual Cop on Top fundraiser for special Olympics got underway.

In police interview, suspect confesses to murder

KEALAKEKUA — A Holualoa man standing trial with his brother for murder was seen on video, played in a courtroom before a jury, confessing to killing Dolores “Lolo” Borja-Valle after first pronouncing his innocence to the crime.

Ka’u man wanted for questioning in burglary

KAILUA-KONA — Hawaii Island police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a 56-year-old man who is wanted on an outstanding bench warrant and for questioning in connection with a residential burglary in the Hawaiian Ocean View Estates subdivision of Ka‘u.