Big Island police are investigating a robbery and auto theft in Puna.
The incident happened Tuesday morning in the Leilani Estates subdivision.
According to police, a 41-year-old man reported that sometime between midnight and 3 a.m. he was assaulted outside his house on Maile Street and a car was stolen from the driveway.
Police say the suspect is described as a local male, average height and weight with medium-length dark hair and a “local accent.”
The car is described as a blue 2005 Kia Optima four-door sedan, with the license plate number ZAT 755.
Anyone with information about this case is asked to call Detective Norbert Serrao at (808) 961-2383 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.