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Victims ejected from the vehicle in late night collision in Lahaina

On Wednesday, June 17th at about 10:53 PM, a single unit Motor Vehicle Collision occurred on Honoapiilani Highwyay (30) about 77 feet north of Wahikuli Road (MP 22), Lahaina. The collision occurred as the operator of a green 1999 Jeep Wrangler multi-purpose vehicle was traveling North on Honoapiilani Highway near Wahikuli Road when he lost control of his vehicle. After …

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Police REOPEN Honoapi’ilani Hwy at Wahikuli Road

Last night at approximately 11pm 6/17/15 Police and EMS crews responded to a vehicle accident on Honoapi’ilani Hwy at Wahikuli Road in Lahaina. North bound traffic was rerouted through Malo Street. Witnesses say it appeared to be a single vehicle accident, with 2 males involved; both looked to have apparently been ejected from the vehicle. The status of the victims …

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Police confirm shooting suspect shot himself

Investigation continues regarding the Attempted Murder I case that occurred on 6/13/15. The deceased has been identified as Shawn Akamine (46), of Wailuku. It is confirmed that Akamine shot himself during the altercation with police. The officers involved are a five (5) year and a four (4) veterans of the Maui Police Department. They are on paid administrative leave, pending …

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Boy airlifted after fall on Bamboo Forest Trail

At 11:08 a.m., Sunday, June 14, firefighters from Paia and Kahului were called to the Bamboo Forest trail in the Kailua area of east Maui, for a 13-year-old male that was injured in a fall. A Kahului rescue crew aboard the Air 1 helicopter located the boy at about 11:45, at the base of the 2nd waterfall on the Bamboo …

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MCCC Staff Capture Workline Inmate Who Attempted to Escape

At approximately 8:40 a.m., Maui Community Correctional Center inmate Edward Morgan was cleaning inside the front gatehouse. He managed to slip out the front door behind a civilian who walked in. Two corrections officers pursued Morgan and caught him a couple blocks from the facility. The incident is under investigation. Morgan is now in Maui Police custody pending an escape …

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Gunman dies after shooting in Wailuku

On 06/13/15 at about 4:30 p.m., a traffic stop was conducted by Wailuku Patrol Officers on a Sports Utility Vehicle along Lower Main Street and Hookahi Street in Wailuku. The adult male passenger immediately exited the vehicle and shot at the police officers first while fleeing. The officers returned gun fire striking the responsible. The responsible was then taken to …

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Police respond to shooting incident on Lower Main Street, Wailuku

On 06/13/15 at about 4:30 p.m., a traffic stop was conducted by Wailuku Patrol Officers on a Sports Utility Vehicle along Lower Main Street and Hookahi Street in Wailuku. The adult male passenger immediately exited the vehicle and a exchange of gun fire ensued. The male responsible was struck by gun fire. The responsible was taken to the Maui Memorial …

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Makawao man arrested in Hana for burglary and firearm charges

On Wednesday, June 10, 2015 at 4:30 p.m., Hana Patrol Officers received a call from Kaupo residents regarding a suspicious male at the Kaupo Store, who was wanted for questioning by Police regarding a Burglary case were a firearm was stolen. While in route to Kaupo; officers were advised that the suspicious male was being detained by Haleakala National Park …

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Molokai brushfire burns an acre

At 12:47 p.m. this afternoon, firefighters on Molokai responded to a brushfire near Hoolehua airport. Hoolehua firefighters arrived at 12:58 and found about a quarter-acre of grass and brush burning about a mile east of the airport, on the south side of Mauna Loa Highway in Hoolehua. An engine and water tanker from Kaunakakai arrived minutes later and assisted with …

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Kula fire crews find lost hikers

Yesterday evening, June 11, while returning to station from a previous lost hiker call, a Kula fire crew assisted in locating another group of overdue hikers at Polipoli Spring State Recreation Area in Kula. Kula firefighters were driving out of the recreation area when they were approached at 6:05 p.m., by a woman that said her husband and two children …

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