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Thrill craft operators fined for Waianae Small Boat Harbor violations


Two thrill craft operators have been fined $300 fine each and ordered not to operate their vessels for 30 days after they were caught operating personal watercraft within Waianae Small Boat Harbor in August.

A Waianae District Court judge fined  Tai Vandyke of Paia, Maui,, an employee of Volcom, Inc.; and Abraham Wills of Waianae, a city lifeguard,  on Oct. 14.

The pair also were cited for operating personal watercraft without possessing required certifications and navigation lights.     

A Department of Land and Natural Resources  Division of Conservation and Resources Enforcement officer observed both individuals operating their jet skis within Waianae Small Boat Harbor on Aug. 28.

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