Info needed on Hilo robbery

Hawaii Island Police reported a robbery at 1:30 p.m. this afternoon on Hinano Street in Hilo.

A woman clerk was reportedly sprayed with pepper-spray by a male suspect who had taken a money bag from her store. The suspect was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, black pants, black shoes, black gloves with a black mask covering his face.

Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating the suspect. If you have any information on his whereabouts or the incident, please call the departments non-emergency number at (808) 935-3311.

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  1. Jose Martinez September 29, 2018 6:10 am

    how sad,when a person,trying to make a honest living is robbed,then sprayed with this poison.i am sure the money went to buy more drugs……


  2. Du Mhan Yhu September 29, 2018 4:36 pm

    The suspect was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, black pants, black shoes, black gloves with a black mask covering his face.

    The Antifag costume of course………….Makes for such a nice target when spotted.


  3. paul September 29, 2018 4:45 pm

    good luck to the cops…hope they catch this thieving scumbag..


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