Hilo woman reported missing


Big Island police are searching for a 59-year-old Hilo woman who was reported missing on Tuesday.

Mary Evelyn Pung was last seen Aug. 7 at her Hilo residence, according to the Hawaii Police Department. She is described as a Caucasian, 5 feet 2 inches tall, weighing 110 pounds, with long, light brown hair.

Anyone with information on her whereabouts should call Officer Charisse Wakita at 961-2213 or 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.