Puna teen reported missing


Hawaii Island police are searching for a 15-year-old Puna boy who was reported missing.

Fernando K. Lopez was last seen Friday at his Hawaiian Paradise Park home, according to the Hawaii Police Department. He is described as Hispanic, 5 feet tall, 175 pounds with short black hair. He was last seen wearing blue shorts, shoes without socks and no shirt. He has a tattoo across his upper back that reads “Lopez.”

Police ask anyone with information on his whereabouts to call the department’s nonemergency line at 935-3311. Those who prefer to remain anonymous may call the islandwide Crime Stoppers number at 961-8300. All Crime Stoppers information is kept confidential.