Defendant in child sex sting seeks dismissal of case

  • PUERTO

  • BAJI

  • POWELL

  • TALLETT

  • PERREIRA-YURONG

A 32-year-old Naalehu man arrested 13 months ago in a child-sex sting operation in Hilo has filed a motion in Hilo Circuit Court seeking dismissal of his case, alleging prosecutorial misconduct and excessive use of hearsay.