Search continues for missing swimmer


Hawaii Island police are searching for a 62-year-old Honokaa man who was reported missing on Tuesday.

Kevin Devlin, also known as Shawn Devlin, was last seen between 6:30 and 7 p.m. Monday in Waipio Valley, where he reportedly was going for a swim. He is described as Caucasian, 5 feet 10 inches tall, weighing 160 pounds with short, thin white hair.

The Hawaii Fire Department resumed search efforts for the man on Wednesday. As of Wednesday afternoon no sign of the man had been found and officials expected the search to resume at first light today.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts should call Officer Dion Santiago at 775-7533 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.