Hilo carjacking suspect found

Mauna Kea Access Road reopened to traffic

 UPDATED 7:54 AM HST Jul 31, 2013
HILO, Hawaii -

Big Island police have located Jeremy Todd Rios, who was wanted in connection with a reported carjacking.

At 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Rios walked out of a pasture area onto Mauna Kea Access Road, where a police officer making checks in the area took him into custody.

Rios was arrested and was being taken to the Hilo Police cellblock, where he will be held while detectives continue the investigation.

The Mauna Kea Access Road has been reopened to traffic. The Police Department thanks the public for its patience while the road was closed during the search.

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