Sheriffs capture man wanted for violating parole


Sheriffs with the Special Operations Fugitive Unit arrested a man wanted for violating his parole Wednesday.

Acting on a tip, Sheriff Deputies located Jacob Hoopai in a vehicle in Haleiwa at approximately 8 a.m.  

A 29 year-old female passenger was also arrested on outstanding warrants and for hindering prosecution.

CrimeStoppers and the Honolulu Police Department put out a bulletin on December 14 seeking public assistance in locating Hoopai. 

He is wanted for a Hawaii Paroling Authority No Bail Warrant for violating the terms and conditions of parole. 

Hoopai was serving time for burglary. He will be seen by the parole board within the next 60 days.

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