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Hilo man charged for firing gun in apartment parking lot

HAWAII COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT
                                Bronson Lee Kaleolani Oili, 32, of Hilo
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HAWAII COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT

Bronson Lee Kaleolani Oili, 32, of Hilo

Hawaii island police have charged a 32-year-old Hilo man with firearms-related charges following a shooting incident at an apartment complex parking lot last week.

Police detectives on Tuesday charged Bronson Lee Kaleolani Oili with first-degree reckless endangering, ownership or possession of a prohibited firearm and carrying or possession of a loaded firearm on a highway.

On Sept. 11, Oili was involved in an altercation with another man when he discharged a firearm in the parking lot of a Waianuenue Avenue apartment complex, police said. No injuries were reported.

Oili’s total bail was set at $60,000.

Anyone who may have witnessed this incident is asked to contact Detective Keith Simeona of the Area I Criminal Investigation Section at 961-2272 or keith.simeona@hawaiicounty.gov. Tipsters who prefer to remain anonymous may call Crime Stoppers at 961-8300.

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