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Four Arrests in Kamuela Drug Bust

July 13, 2018, 8:56 AM HST
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Hawaiʻi Island police arrested four individuals after executing a search warrant at a home in Kamuela on Wednesday morning, July 11, 2018.

Area II Vice officers and Special Enforcement Unit officers executed the warrant at around 8 a.m. at a home off of Puʻu Pohu Place.

While there, officers recovered 51 grams of suspected crystal methamphetamine, nine grams of marijuana, a digital scale, empty zip-packets and a loaded 40 caliber pistol.

As a result, officers arrested the following individuals:

  • Stacey Veincent, 42, of Kamuela was charged for first degree promotion of a dangerous drug, possession of prohibited weapons, two counts of ownership/possession prohibited and possession of a firearm with intent to facilitate the commission of a felony. He was also arrested and charged for two $20,000 bench warrants.
  • Mokihana Veincent (Luis), 24, of Kamuela was charged for first degree promotion of a dangerous drug, registration of a firearm, possession of prohibited weapons and possession of a firearm with intent to facilitate the commission of a felony.
  • Larry Luis, 56, of Puna was arrested for third degree promotion of a detrimental drug and was released pending further investigation.
  • Jamie Jason,35, of Puna was arrested for third degree promotion of a dangerous drug and was released pending further investigation.

After conferring with prosecutors, Stacey Veincent and Mokihana Veincent were charged for their offenses. Their bail was set at $200,000 and $22,500, respectively.

(left to right) Stacey Veincent, 42, of Kamuela; Mokihana Veincent (Luis), 24, of Kamuela; Larry Luis, 56, of Puna; and Jamie Jason,35, of Puna.

Stacey Veincent, 42, of Kamuela

Mokihana Veincent (Luis), 24, of Kamuela

Larry Luis, 56, of Puna

Jamie Jason,35, of Puna

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