Suspect in deadly hit-and-run allegedly was intoxicated


Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Sienna Tavares-Brown appears Tuesday in Hilo District Court via video, which included a circle around inmates' faces, from the courthouse cellblock on Tuesday.

A 25-year-old Pahoa woman accused of killing a Hilo pedestrian in a hit-and-run incident over the weekend had more three times the legal amount of alcohol in her system.