Two men arrested, charged for Puna robbery

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Hawaii Island police have located two 30-year-old Puna men who being sought in connection with a robbery in the Leilani Estates subdivision last month.

Mark McCurley of Hawaiian Beaches and Kawika Kahee of the Black Sand subdivision were arrested at 11 a.m. Tuesday (Aug. 20) during a warrants sweep in Hawaiian Beaches.

At 11:35 a.m. Wednesday (Aug. 21), detectives charged McCurley with second-degree robbery, second-degree theft and kidnapping. His bail set at $85,000.

Kahee was charged with second-degree robbery, second-degree theft and third-degree assault. His bail was set at $37,000.

Both men are being held at …read more