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Police Seek Information in Haiku Assault

The Maui Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying the male involved in an unprovoked attack on a bicyclist in Haiku on Tuesday.

Officials say that on Tuesday, between 9:30 p.m. and 10 p.m., a male was riding his bicycle on Haiku Road when he was confronted by a Caucasian male operating a newer model white pickup truck, possibly a Toyota.

The Suspect exited the vehicle and struck the bicyclist with a golf club several times, causing injury.

Police say the suspect is described as possibly in his early 40’s, approximately 5-feet-10-inches tall and weighing about 160 pounds with brown hair and blue eyes. He has long hair to his neck.

The suspect also reportedly had a medium-sized black dog with a white spot on its face in the vehicle with him.

After assaulting the bicyclist, the male left in the Peahi-direction on Haiku Road.

If anyone has information regarding this incident or the male, please call the Maui Crime Stoppers at (808)242-6966 or the Maui Police Department Non-Emergency number at (808)244-6400 and refer to MPD report #20-032076 or dial 9-1-1 in an emergency.

MPD reminds the public to consider all wanted individuals as dangerous. You should not approach, follow or take other action that could put one in danger.

Individuals who wish to remain anonymous can call the Maui Crime Stoppers at (808) 242-6966. Callers to Crime Stoppers remain anonymous and are given a code number. Maui Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards of up to $1000.00 for information leading to the arrest and indictment of person(s) responsible for felony crimes; the recovery of stolen property; the seizure of illegal drugs in felony cases or the capture of felony fugitives.

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