HONOLULU (KHON2) — Hawaii police seized hundreds of fentanyl pills in a recent drug bust. This comes as the department is investigating three suspected fentanyl-related overdoses within the last week. “We are generally concerned for our community and the people within our community,” said Lt. Edwin Buyten, Area II Vice Section. Police said two milligrams […]
HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A new survey of Kauai’s SHOPO chapter found low morale, lack of communication within the department, low staffing, and poor work conditions among police officers. In the survey, officers said they’re unhappy with their work conditions and leadership at the police department. KPD Chief Todd...
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FAYETTEVILLE, Arkansas (KITV4) -- A suspect has been arrested for murder in connection with the case of a former Hawaii woman who went missing in Fayetteville, Arkansas in September. Fayetteville Police (FPD) officers said they arrested 29-year-old Kacey Jennings on complaints of murder and abuse of a corpse in connection...
HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A former defense contractor has pleaded guilty to campaign finance charges. Martin Kao previously pleaded guilty to defrauding the government Paycheck Protection Program of millions meant for companies struggling in the pandemic. Kao was the CEO of the Martin Defense Group, which was a major contractor for the Department of Defense, NASA and other government agencies.
HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The husband of a former Hawaii woman reported missing has been found fit to stand trial. Larry Millete is accused of murdering his wife, Radford High School graduate May “Maya” Millete. The mother of three was last seen at her San Diego home on Jan....
HONOLULU (KHON2) — A Hawaii woman is missing in Arkansas and police said she was possibly killed. Fayetteville police posted on their FB page Tuesday, that a 29-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of murder and abuse of a corpse in connection to the disappearance of Allison Marie Castro, 28. According to police, Castro’s family […]
HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A suspect faces murder and abuse of a corpse charges in the disappearance of a former Hawaii woman who was living in Arkansas to attend school. Former Big Island resident 28-year-old Allison Maria Castro was reported missing in Arkansas last week Monday. On Tuesday, the Fayetteville Police...
Highly potent batch of fentanyl linked to ‘multiple’ recent deaths on Hawaii Island, authorities say
HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Hawaii’s federal drug task force is sounding the alarm as a highly potent batch of fentanyl is killing people on the Big Island. Sources confirm over the past week there have been at least two deaths along with several more overdoses. “I want the public to...
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HAWAIʻI ISLAND - Police have seen an increase in rainbow fentanyl in pill form, and there has also been a rise in fentanyl-related overdose deaths over the last year. Hawaiʻi police on Wednesday issued a warning to the public concerning the dangers of fentanyl – including the recent arrival of rainbow fentanyl – on the Big Island.
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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A federal agency has put out a warning saying that a deadly drug that looks like candy is being distributed on Hawaii Island. The drug threat bulletin said that a shipment of suspected powdered fentanyl was recently smuggled in along with a large quantity of rainbow-colored counterfeit pills.