Hawaiʻi Police Department
Criminal Investigations Section, Area I
Acting Lieutenant Todd Pataray
Phone: (808) 961-2382
Report No. 19-050448



Media Release

Police have released the 43-year old Hilo woman who was suspected of shooting a 37-year old Hilo man earlier this week.

After conferring with prosecutors, detectives released Chanell Evangelista-Kaleiwahea on Wednesday (June 26) at 5:15 p.m., pending further investigation.

Detectives from the Area I Criminal Investigations Section continue to investigate the shooting as well as possible firearms charges in connection with this incident.

The 37-year old Hilo male victim was last listed in stable condition.