Guilty verdict reached on 4 counts in Waiki accomplice trial

  • Malia Lajala and Krystle Ferriera hug as Jorge Pagan-Torres watches after the verdict was read in their trial on Thursday for aiding cop-killer Justin Waiki. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

  • Malia Lajala, right, Krystle Ferreira and Jorge Pagan-Torres stand Thursday as the verdict is read in their trial for aiding cop killer Justin Waiki. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

KAILUA-KONA — Guilty verdicts were handed down Thursday for three defendants accused of aiding cop killer Justin Waiki following a six-week trial.