This week, the Maui Police Department and Maui Crime Stoppers are asking for the public's help in identifying the people responsible for the theft of cash from a bank and the theft of items from a purse.
On April 21, a person was seen taking an envelope containing cash from a counter inside First Hawaiian Bank in Kahului. The person left the bank before the victim discovered the envelope was missing.
On March 12, five people were seen grabbing a purse that was unattended at the Fun Factory at the Maui Mall. They took items from the purse, then turned the purse in to an employee at the business.Police obtained surveillance photos in both incidents.
Police seek help in identifying people in a photo taken from video at Fun Factory in the Maui Mall on March 12.
Police seek help in identifying a person in a photo taken from video at First Hawaiian Bank in Kahului on April 21.
Anyone with information concerning the identity of the people in the surveillance photos is asked to call Maui Crime Stoppers at 242-6966. Neighbor Island residents can call toll free at (888) 242-6966. Callers remain anonymous and are given a code number.Maui Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards of up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest and indictment of people responsible for felony crimes; the recovery of stolen property or seizure of illegal drugs in felony cases; or the capture of felony fugitives. Consider all wanted people as dangerous. Do not approach or take other action that could put one in danger.