Missing California man sought


Hawaii County police are searching for a 31-year-old California man who was reported missing.

Yogi Yoswara was last seen in Hilo at 9 p.m. on Dec. 19. He was supposed to have met a friend to go hiking the following day but didn’t show up.

An email from a friend of Yoswara said that he was told by Alhambra, Calif., police that Yoswara’s debit card was used in a Hilo store on Dec. 26, the day Yoswara was supposed to have returned home from his vacation.

Yoswara, who is of Indonesian descent, is described as 5-foot-7, 140 pounds with short black hair and brown eyes.

Police ask that anyone with information on his whereabouts call the police non-emergency line at 935-3311.

Those who prefer anonymity may call Crime Stoppers at 961-8300.

 

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