Man wanted for mainland rape arrested on Big Island

Albert August Zuest
Albert August Zuest

BIG ISLAND (HawaiiNewsNow) - A tip from police in Pennsylvania led detectives on the Big island to a sex offender wanted in connection with the rape of a minor.

Acting on a tip from the Bucks County District Attorney's Office and the Bristol Township Police Department of Pennsylvania, detectives from the Hawai'i Police Department Hilo Juvenile Aid Section arrested Albert August Zuest.

Zuest who is a 66-years-old was picked up on Tuesday.

Zuest is being held without bail at the Hilo Police Cell Block pending an extradition hearing in Circuit Court.

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