Man arrested for car theft

A 22-year-old man was arrested Wednesday after he was seen crawling out of the driver’s door of a stolen vehicle that crashed into a rock wall at Pukalani Street and Haleakala Highway, according to police.

Jamal Cablay was charged with unauthorized control of a propelled vehicle. His bail was set at $1,000.

Cablay was found lying on the ground when police responded to the crash at 2:41 a.m. Wednesday in Pukalani. A 2018 black Kia Sorento was blocking the intersection, police said.

The rental car was reported stolen from a Pukalani residence Saturday, according to police.


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