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Suspect to get mental health test

Mental health evaluation ordered for Kailua-Kona man.

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Mental health evaluation ordered for suspect

A mental evaluation was ordered Thursday for a Kailua-Kona man accused of trying to carjack two vehicles and robbing a man of his cellphone before fleeing in a stolen utility vehicle in Keauhou.

Police arrest 27 motorists for DUI

During the week of March 1-7, Hawaii Island police arrested 27 motorists for DUI. Eight of the drivers were involved in traffic accidents; two were younger than 21.

Police nab wanted man

Police report that Shayne Kamuela Unea of Waimea, who was the subject of a wanted bulletin, was taken into custody in Hilo.

DOH: Vaccinations to begin for those 65+, Phase 1C

COVID-19 vaccines will be available to people 65 and older and those included in Phase 1C of the state’s vaccination plan beginning Monday, March 15, the state Department of Health announced today.

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