• 20 Apr 2012 /  news 1 Comment

    Jeffrey Robert Perkins

    (Media release) — Big Island police have charged a 43-year-old man who was arrested Wednesday (April 18) in connection with a stabbing incident in Kāpoho.

    Jeffrey Robert Perkins of Kāpoho was charged at 11:45 a.m. Friday morning (April 20) with one count of first-degree assault and seven counts of second-degree assault. His bail was set at $19,000.

    Late Wednesday night, Puna patrol officers responded to a home near the 7-mile marker on Route 132, where they discovered a 28-year-old Kāpoho man with a severe head wound and lacerations, a 25-year-old Kāpoho woman with a severe laceration to her upper body, and a 45-year-old Kāpoho woman with a minor injury being treated by Fire Department rescue personnel.

    The 28-year-old and 25-year-old were taken to Hilo Medical Center and underwent surgery. Both were both released from the hospital Friday.
    (Submitted by Hawaii Police Department via Nixle.)

    Posted by Tiffany Edwards Hunt @ 3:37 pm

One Response

  • Geoff Shaw Says:

    If this was the incident I heard about what doesn’t get reflected here is that the two people who went to the hospital are lucky to be alive.

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