Hawaii’s Most Wanted: Erik Hanakahi

**Editor’s note: The suspect’s name was originally provided to KHON2 as Erik Hanakai. This post has since been revised to reflect the correct name of Erik Hanakahi. He was featured on Hawaii’s Most Wanted on Oct. 3, 2015, and has since been arrested.**

Honolulu police have found a man with a dozen convictions who was wanted for violating probation.

Erik K. Hanakahi was arrested on Friday, Nov. 27, at approximately 11:45 a.m. at 1101 Kukulu Street for his $20,000 revocation probation warrant and two contempt warrants totaling $387.

“On April 14, 2014, at 2:40 a.m., an on-duty officer observed a vehicle disregard a red light at the Likelike Highway and Kahekili Highway intersection,” said Crimestoppers Sgt. Kim Buffett. “He followed the vehicle and conducted a traffic stop, ran a check of the vehicle and found that it had just been reported stolen at 1:40 a.m. The driver was identified as Erik (Hanakahi) and placed under arrest for unauthorized control of a propelled vehicle.”

He was wanted on a $20,000 warrant for not following the terms of HOPE probation.

“(Hanakahi) has 12 prior convictions and is known to frequent the Mililani area,” Buffett said.

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