KAPA‘A — The Kaua‘i Police Department arrested 23-year-old Ezekiel Bagano of Wailua Thursday evening.
Bagano failed to appear in court on several dates, and was wanted on seven criminal warrants totaling $161,600 for charges associated with criminal property damage.
He was taken into custody and is currently being held in KPD cellblock, with bail set at $161,600, the sum of which includes various arrests warrants and COVID violations. Bagano was scheduled to appear in District Court Friday and Circuit Court on Monday.
“The arrest of Ezekiel Bagano was a top priority in keeping our community safe,” said KPD Assistant Chief Bryson Ponce. “I thank our officers, those on-duty and off, and the entire community for working together to bring this man into custody as quickly as possible.”
Source: The Garden Island