Big Island Police Searching for 13-Year-Old Boy Missing Since August

UPDATE:

Big Island Police have located 13-year-old Benson Maddison of Keaʻau, who was reported missing.He was found unharmed in Puna on June 2.

Big Island police are searching for a 13-year-old boy who was reported missing.


Benson Maddison was last seen on August 26 in Hilo. He is described as 4-feet tall, 70 pounds with brown eyes and black hair.

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

Tipsters who prefer to remain anonymous may call Crime Stoppers at 961-8300 in Hilo or 329-8181 in Kona. All Crime Stoppers information is kept confidential.

One Response

  1. Missing, since AUGUST? And, the police are just *now* letting the public know? Or did the parents finally let the police know he was missing?

    WTF?

    Seriously, what’s going on? Kid could be in Tinbuktu by now!

Feel like saying something about this?