Hilo teen missing


Big Island police are searching for a 16-year-old boy reported as missing from Hilo since Jan. 14.

Makananui Fejeran is described as Hawaiian, approximately 6 feet 2 inches tall, weighing 178 pounds with brown eyes and short dark hair, according to the Hawaii Police Department.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to 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.