Burglary, Armed Robbery Investigations Underway for Makawao Incidents
Maui police are investigating reports of a home burglary and an armed robbery of an individual in Makawao early Wednesday morning, July 11, 2018.
Police were called to a home off of Kokomo Road at around 1:40 a.m. for a report of a burglary in progress.
While en route, the caller reported hearing a man outside his residence who said he was the victim of an armed robbery and was looking for help.
The man said he had been approached by a vehicle with three male occupants while he was walking on the road.
One of the suspects allegedly brandished a chrome-looking handgun and demanded the man’s backpack, which contained contents valued at $300.
The suspect vehicle was identified as a silver Honda or Acura sedan.
An investigation into both crimes, the alleged robbery, and the burglary, are under investigation.
Anyone with information relating to both incidents, the public is asked to please call the Criminal Investigation Division at 808-244-6425. Any information that the public can offer to help solve these crimes is greatly appreciated.