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EXCLUSIVE: Big Island police kill fugitive, in 2nd fatal shootou - Hawaii News Now - KGMB and KHNL — For the second time in a week, Police in Hilo shot and killed an armed fugitive. Police sources say they had been closing in on 29-year-old Scottie Yanagawa in recent days. At 10:40 p.m. Tuesday, officers pulled over the Toyota minivan known to be connected to Yanagawa.

EXCLUSIVE: Big Island man arrested for gruesome murder - Hawaii News Now - KGMB and KHNL — A 34-year-old Hawaii Island man was arrested Tuesday for the gruesome murder of a 59-year-old. Hawaii News Now was on the scene when police searched the home at E. Palai Street in Waikea where Eric James Fontes was arrested about 2 p.m.
Jan 28, 2016

EXCLUSIVE: Charged. Big Island man now charged w/ gruesome murder of missing Kea'au man.

Man accused of setting fire to girlfriend had been released from - Hawaii News Now - KGMB and KHNL — Honolulu police continue to search for the man accused of setting his girlfriend on fire in Kahaluu on Monday afternoon. Bobby Young-Townsend was allegedly arguing with his girlfriend, 24-year old Leilani Parado, in a van about 2 p.m. on Lihakai Drive just before the incident.
Jan 19, 2016

Man accused of setting fire to GF had just been released from jail.

Jan 19, 2016

RT @LynnKawano: Man accused of setting fire to GF had just been released from jail.

Jan 21, 2016

BREAKING: Man accused of setting his girlfriend on fire has been arrested by HPD

Jan 21, 2016

RT @LynnKawano: BREAKING: Man accused of setting his girlfriend on fire has been arrested by HPD

EXCLUSIVE: Bomb squad sweeps Big Island property searching for m - Hawaii News Now - KGMB and KHNL — Federal, state and local police spent Friday searching for Ronald Kong. The 33-year old Puna man is accused of threatening a Circuit Court Judge and police are taking the threats seriously after finding illegal guns and an explosive device in a truck Kong was driving earlier this week.
Jan 15, 2016

EXCLUSIVE: Federal agents & police search Hilo compound for the man who threatenend a judge

EXCLUSIVE: FBI arrests decorated Kauai officer for stealing seiz - Hawaii News Now - KGMB and KHNL — Lt. Karen Kapua, who was once Officer of the Year with the Kauai Police Department, was arrested by the FBI Thursday morning.
Jan 14, 2016

EXCLUSIVE: Decorated Kauai Police Officer arrested by FBI for theft: PC: KPD

EXCLUSIVE: Imprisoned officer delivers powerful message to recru - Hawaii News Now - KGMB and KHNL — He had a spotless record as a Honolulu police officer, and received many commendations over his 10-year career. But Vince Morre is now in a federal prison in California, serving 30 months for an attack that was caught on surveillance video at an Ala Moana game room.

EXCLUSIVE: Big Island man witnesses murder, says he was actual t - Hawaii News Now - KGMB and KHNL — A bizarre murder case on the Big Island as a man is accused of killing his own nephew. But witness to the alleged crime, Naea Lindsey, says he was actually the intended target of the Monday night shooting. "They came into my driveway and parked."
Jan 06, 2016

EXCLUSIVE: Big Island man apparently killed by uncle in accidental shooting, details here:

Woman with uncontrollable bleeding from eyes, mouth looking for - News, Weather & Sports — The year Linnie Ikeda graduated from high school, she was diagnosed with a rare disorder that left her in pain and with unexplained bruises so bad some initially suspected she was the victim of abuse. Two years later, in 2010, an even more troubling and puzzling symptom emerged: The 24-year-old Waikele woman started bleeding from her eyes and tongue, uncontrollably and without warning.

EXCLUSIVE: Prosecutors trying to revive huge gambling case that - Hawaii News Now - KGMB and KHNL — Years after a failed attempt to prosecute nine people, in a historic, 414-count indictment for running game rooms, sources say the Honolulu prosecutor's office appears ready to try again. In 2012, hundreds of sweepstakes machines, deemed gambling devices, were seized from businesses like Winner's Zone, Lucky Touch and Prize World.
Jan 05, 2016

Prosecutors may give historic gambling case 2nd try. Why they won't get 414 counts again:

Honolulu Police investigating double shooting in Kapolei - Hawaii News Now - KGMB and KHNL — Honolulu Police are investigating a double shooting in Kapolei. Police sources tell HNN that a woman and man were found with gunshot wounds on Kukulu Street Friday afternoon. The man was shot ...
Jan 01, 2016

Breaking: possible murder/suicide in Kapolei. Man/woman found with gunshot wounds in home.

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Feb 10, 2016

EXCLUSIVE: wanted man shot & killed in shootout with Hawaii County Police. Sources: Scottie Yanagawa fired first.

Feb 10, 2016

EXCLUSIVE: sources say Big Island police shot & killed another dangerous fugitive overnight after he shot at officer

Feb 10, 2016

RT @DanCookeSunrise: Eddie event director Glen Moncata and @GuyHagi checking buoy numbers. No looking good so far.

Feb 09, 2016

Keone Downing:"The Bay will call the day!" says past #EddieWouldGo winner. Final decision by 1 a.m. @HawaiiNewsNow

Feb 09, 2016

10-20 thousand people expected to be at the bay for #EddieWouldGo. Use these additional bus routes.

Feb 09, 2016

Mike Formby: additional bus routes for #EddieWouldGo. The morning buses are the ones u need to be on.

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