Man sought on outstanding warrant

  • Sniffen

Hawaii Island police are requesting the public’s assistance in locating 27-year-old Samuel Baker Sniffen Jr. of Puna.

Sniffen is wanted for an outstanding bench warrant, as well as for questioning relative to several unrelated criminal investigations, according to the Hawaii Police Department.

Sniffen is described as being 5 feet, 10 inches tall, weighing 160 pounds with hazel eyes and brown hair, according to police.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts should contact Detective William Brown at (808) 961-2384, email at, or atthe department’s nonemergency number at (808) 935-3311.


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