Update/Located: Maui police seek help to find Wailuku woman in custody complaint who took son and fled
UPDATE: MAILE/AMBER ALERT CANCELLED – BABY LOCATED
UPDATE: 6:30 a.m., Friday, Feb. 3, 2023
Nadira Rosado and her son have been located. Police say the baby, 3-month-old Hoku Nui Pueo Wada, is in good health. The Maile Amber Alert is canceled as of 6:30 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 3, 2023. More here.
Maile Amber Alert: missing/endangered 3 month old child Hoku Nui Pueo Wada
Update: 2:03 a.m. Friday, Feb. 3, 2023
Maui Police Department has issued at Maile Amber Alert for a missing/endangered 3-month-old male child, Hoku Nui Pueo Wada, who was last seen in the Wailuku area. The emergency alert was sent to phones of residents at around 2:03 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 3, 2023.
Hoku Nui was last known to be with his mother, Nadira Rosado on Thursday, Feb. 2, 2023.
Maui Police Department is asking for public help in locating a Wailuku woman named Nadira Rosado who fled with her son today after her son’s father was granted sole legal and physical custody, according to police.
The father of 3-month-old Hoku Nui Wada filed a custodial interference complaint after Rosado disappeared today with the boy, according to the police department.
Earlier today, the father was granted sole legal and physical custody of Hoku Nui Wada. Rosado is in violation of active Temporary Restraining Order issued by the Judge Michelle Drewyer, police said in a news release.
Rosado is described as Caucasian with brown hair and brown eyes, 5-foot, 8-inches tall and weighing about 105 pounds.
Checks were made with Rosado’s friends and associates, but she could not be found, Maui police said. Rosado is known to operate a blue 2000 Jeep Cherokee with Hawai’i license plate LHN 903 and may be with stepmother Cindy August.
Kahului Airport police have been notified of the incident.
If you have seen or know the whereabouts of Rosado, please contact the Maui Police Department at 808-244-6400 or Det. Taylor Kamakawiwo’ole at 808-244-6469.