Police have located the body of a Hawi man reported missing

UPDATED (4 p.m. on 7/3/2018)

Hawaiʻi Island police have located the North Kohala man who had been reported missing.

23-year-old Israel Victorino-Rabang was located Tuesday morning, (July 3), in Hawi. He is deceased.

The case is being investigated by the Area II Criminal Investigation Section as a Coroner’s Inquest. No foul play is suspected.

An autopsy will be conducted later this week to determine the exact cause of death.


Israel Victorino-Rabang

Police are searching for Israel Victorino-Rabang, a 23-year-old Hawi man. Victorino-Rabang is 5 feet 6 inches tall, about 150 pounds and has long hair. Victorino-Rabang was last seen wearing dark shorts and no shirt riding a skateboard on Kumakua Street. Victorino-Rabang is mentally unstable and requires medication.

Police ask anyone with information on his whereabouts to call 9-1-1 or contact police.

Tipsters who prefer to remain anonymous may call the island-wide Crime Stoppers number at 961-8300 and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000. Crime Stoppers is a volunteer program run by ordinary citizens who want to keep their community safe. Crime Stoppers doesn’t record calls or subscribe to caller ID. All Crime Stoppers information is kept confidential.