Hawaiʻi Police Department
Kona Patrol, Area II
Sergeant David Araki
Phone: (808) 326-4646, ext. 296
Report No. 19-079532

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Media Release

Hawaiʻi Island Police are searching for a 66-year-old Kailua-Kona man who has been reported as missing.

William Palea was last seen at his Kailua-Kona residence in the late morning hours on Monday (October 7). 

He is described as being a local male, 5-feet-9-inches, weighing 180 pounds, with brown eyes, and white hair.

Police ask anyone with information on his whereabouts to call the Police Department’s non-emergency line at (808) 935-3311.