Second suspect charged in Waiakea burglaries
(KPUA) A second Hilo man has been charged with numerous offenses for a series of burglaries. This month in the Waiakea area of Hilo. 30-year old Keoni Mata was arrested Monday on a $500 bench warrant for contempt of court and suspicion of fraudulent use of a credit card taken in a December 2nd burglary.
Police later tied him to a pair of other burglaries and charged him Tuesday night with multiple counts of burglary, theft, fraudulent use of a credit card, identify theft and forgery.
18-year old Kyson Dameron was charged last week with crimes related to the same three burglaries.