(Media release) â€”Â Big Island police have arrested a juvenile in connection with the robbery of two tourists at a coffee processing company in Kealakekua on June 11, 2010.
The 17-year-old HÅnaunau boy was arrested in Honoka’a on Tuesday morning (June 29) on suspicion of first-degree robbery and second-degree attempted robbery for robbing a 63-year-old Tennessee man and his 58-year-old wife. He was also arrested for unauthorized control of a propelled vehicle after investigation revealed that he didn’t have permission to drive the red Honda Civic he used to flee the scene of the robbery. Detectives are continuing the investigation into the identity of the juvenile’s accomplice. Read more