Manhunt underway: Police continue search in North Kohala

  • This map shows the area where officers are searching in North Kohala. (Google Maps)
  • A crime scene technician takes measurements at the scene of an officer-involved shooting Thursday morning on Maiau Street above Costco. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)
  • Police redirect traffic on Kamanu Street in the Kaloko Light Industrial Park Thursday morning. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)
  • Walter Gomes III

KAILUA-KONA — The search for the suspect in a Kona shooting incident on Wednesday headed into North Kohala Thursday, where police closed a stretch of Akoni Pule Highway between Upolu Airport Road and Hawi Road and advised people to avoid the area.