Hilo teen reported missing


Big Island police are searching for a 13-year-old boy who was reported missing.

Benson Maddison was last seen on Aug. 26 in Hilo, according to the Hawaii Police Department. He is described as 4 feet tall, weighing 70 pounds with brown eyes and black hair.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts should call the department’s nonemergency line at 935-3311. Those who prefer to remain anonymous may call Crime Stoppers at 329-8181 in Kona or 961-8300 in Hilo. All Crime Stoppers information is kept confidential.