Kona teen missing


Big Island police are searching for a 14-year-old girl who was reported missing.

Kalehua Vea was last seen Aug. 24 at her Kailua-Kona home. She is described as Tongan, being 5-foot-2, weighing 120 pounds, and having brown eyes and long brown hair, according to the Hawaii Police Department.

Anyone with information on her whereabouts should call the Police Department’s nonemergency line at 935-3311.

Those who prefer to remain anonymous may call Crime Stoppers at 961-8300 in Hilo or 329-8181 in Kona and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.