Police Beat

Compiled by Lester ChangMay 16

A 17-year-old Koloa youth was detained for an attempted burglary following the

attempted break-in of the Poipu Gift and Sundries store.

Kauai police

investigated a harassment case at Waimea Canyon School.

A Kapaa High School

student was found in possession of a marijuana pipe.

Someone attempted to

break into the Poipu Village Bakery in Koloa.

May 17


Store received a forged check for $451.23.

May 18

A home on

Ohuohu Road in Koloa was burglared.

Wal-Mart Store received a worthless

check for $419.79 and another worthless check for $120.68 from the same


Stefan Pereza, 21, of Wahiawa was arrested for sexual assault,

assault, harassment and kidnapping

May 19

Jody Kanehailua,

29, of Hanapape was arrested for family abuse.

Michael Akuna, 24, of

Hanapepe was arrested for driving under the influence.

Following an

incident at a home on Mahuahua Road in Anahola, Kelii Silva, 22, of Anahola was

arrested for assault.

Timothy Jeffrey, 27, of Hanamaulu was arrested for a

weapons violation, possession of prohibited ammunition, drug use, possession of

drug paraphernalia and contempt.

Mark Drinkwater, 37, of Hanalei was

arrested for assault, attempted assault and terroristic threatening.


Tropical Isle Music Company employee was threatened by telephone.

A home on

Ola Road in Waimea was burglarized.

Desmond Mundon, 24, of Hanamaulu was

arrested for famly abuse and breaking into a vehicle.

Jarren K. Kaneakua,

19, of Kaumakani was arrested for having drug paraphernalia and using


May 20

Scott Watkins, 26, of Koloa was arrested for driving

under the influence.

Michael S. Alonzo, 46, of Kapaa was arrested for

family abuse.

Jonas Miguel, 20, of Kalaheo was arrested for driving under

the influence.

Albert Minor, 32, of Princeville was arrested for family


May 21

A Koloa man said he was assaulted at Kukuiula

Harbor in Poipu.

A Kapaa female said she was assaulted by a group of

females at Texeira Pond in Kapa’a.

Lyle Timothy Oga, 47, of Kalaheo was

arrested for extortion and attempted extortion.

May 22

Glen Silva,

41, of Kekaha was arrested for burglary.


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