POSTED: 07:06 p.m. HST, Oct 25, 2011
Hawaii County police are seeking information about a burglary and attempted arson in Puna last weekend.
Police said suspects pried open the front door, took electronic items from inside and then attempted to burn the house at a home on Ohia Street in the Eden Roc subdivision sometime between Saturday and Sunday.
The structure sustained damage to the front stair. A vehicle in the garage also was damaged.
Police ask that anyone with information about this case call officer Greg Karonis at 965-2716 or the Police Department's nonemergency line at 935-3311.
Tipsters who prefer to remain anonymous may call CrimeStoppers at 961-8300 in Hilo or 329-8181 in Kona.