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UPDATE: Kidnapping Suspect Arrested

UPDATE: CrimeStoppers and the Honolulu Police Department want to thank the public for their assistance. Kamaua Van Gieson was arrested for second-degree murder on Thursday, December 7 in the Aiea area.


CrimeStoppers and the Honolulu Police Department are seeking the public’s assistance in locating Kamaua Van Gieson who is wanted for a Kidnapping in the Kapolei area.

On Sunday, December 3, 2017, at approximately 7:30 p.m., the victim met up with suspect in the parking lot of Kapolei Commons to obtain her belongings. She entered the suspect’s vehicle and after obtaining her belongings, she attempted to exit. The suspect then grabbed onto her clothing and pulled her back into the vehicle, and began to drive away. He then placed a knife against the victim’s body and threatened to kill her. She was able to escape and reported the incident to an officer who was in the area on a separate case.

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