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Murder Suspect Wanted: Tiseya Eric Puapuaga

CrimeStoppers and the Honolulu Police Department are seeking the public’s assistance in locating Tiseya Eric Puapuaga who is wanted for Murder in the Second Degree.

On Wednesday, September 20, 2017, at approximately 11:45 p.m., the victim was sitting fronting the Maunakea Liquor & Grocery store when he was shot multiple times with a handgun. Puapuaga has been identified as the suspect that shot the victim. He fled in a white Toyota Matrix bearing Hawaii license plate NTW 970. The vehicle has been recovered. Puapuaga is known to frequent the Chinatown, Aala Park, and Keeaumoku areas. He has ties to Northern California and previously lived in Sacramento.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 955-8300 or *CRIME on your cellular phone. Free cellular calls are provided by AT&T, Nextel Hawaii, T-Mobile, Verizon Wireless Hawaii, Mobi PCS, and Hawaiian Telcom. The public may now send anonymous web tips to