Hawaii Island prison escapees caught and arrested
Matthew Alani and Lorrin Nakapalau were discovered missing at 6:30 p.m. Friday.
UPDATE: Hawaii County police located and arrested Kulani Correctional Facility inmates Matthew Alani and Lorrin Nakapalau on North Kulani Road this morning.
The two inmates are now in custody. How they escaped is under investigation.
Alani, 25, is serving time for Robbery 2. Nakapalau, 39, is serving time for Escape 2. Both of their parole hearings were scheduled for June 2018.
The two men were being sought after both were discovered missing at 6:30 p.m. Friday.