Police have not ruled out foul play in Hilo woman's disappearance

HILO (HawaiiNewsNow) - Big Island police need the public's help in finding 46-year-old Hilo resident Myra M. Hatayama. She was last seen leaving her Wainaku residence on foot between the evening of Friday, March 4, and the next morning.

Hatayama is described as Japanese, about 5-feet tall and about 110 pounds. She has wavy shoulder-length brown hair, brown eyes and a tan complexion. She was last seen wearing a gray tank top, gray shorts and slippers, and usually wears prescription glasses.

Because the circumstances surrounding her disappearance were suspicious, police and detectives have not yet ruled out foul play in this investigation.

Currently, it is classified as a missing person case. Detectives have followed several leads but still have not been able to establish her whereabouts.

Call detective Reed Mahuna at 961-2384 if you know anything about where Hatayama may be.

If you want to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 961-8300 in Hilo or 329-8181 in Kona. You may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000 if you call.

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