Kaua‘i police seek help finding missing person

  • Joddielynn Taylor, age 56, of Koloa

  • Joddielynn Taylor, age 56, of Koloa

LIHU‘E – The Kaua‘i Police Department (KPD) is asking for the public’s help in locating a missing person.

Joddielynn Taylor, age 54, of Koloa, was reported missing today around 6 a.m. The last time she was seen was at her residence on October 6.

Taylor is 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighs approximately 130 pounds. She has blue eyes and brown hair that she wears in a pony tail. She has tribal tattoos on her hip, a flower tattoo on her abdomen and a tattoo on her lower back the says, “Ku‘uipo.” Taylor is of Hawaiian and Caucasian descent.

It was reported that Taylor may have her fishing poles, a pouch and her 2002 gold Honda 4-door sedan with her.

She is known to frequent Koloa, Lihu‘e, Waimea and Koke‘e State Park. She is also known to fish at Shipwreck Beach and the Koloa coast.

Anyone with information about Taylor’s whereabouts on Kaua‘i is urged to call KPD Dispatch at 241-1711.

This article was updated to correct Jodielynn Taylor’s age. She is 54, not 56.


Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


By participating in online discussions you acknowledge that you have agreed to the TERMS OF SERVICE. An insightful discussion of ideas and viewpoints is encouraged, but comments must be civil and in good taste, with no personal attacks. If your comments are inappropriate, you may be banned from posting. To report comments that you believe do not follow our guidelines, send us an email.