Police seek Wanat


Police are searching for a 27-year-old Kona man who is wanted on three bench warrants for violating probation.

Andrew Marshall Wanat is Caucasian, 5 feet 11 inches tall, weighing 210 pounds with brown eyes and short brown hair. He is also wanted for questioning in connection with a car that was stolen from Kona on May 4. He has no permanent address but frequents the Kona area.

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

Tipsters 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. Crime Stoppers doesn’t record calls or subscribe to caller ID. All Crime Stoppers information is kept confidential.