WAILUKU, MAUI (HawaiiNewsNow) - Maui police are searching for a man seen in surveillance video, accused of sexually assaulting a hitchhiker.
The 21-year-old woman said a man, who identified himself as "Sam," gave her a ride from Lahaina to Kihei in his black pickup truck on Sunday between the hours of 1 a.m. And 3:30 a.m.
She claimed he assaulted her in the parking lot of the Maui Ocean Center, police said.
The suspect is described as a local Hawaiian or Tongan man between the ages of 30 to 35 years. He is about 6 feet tall.
Anyone with information is asked to call Maui Crime Stoppers at (808) 242-6966.