The Kauaʿi Police are seeking help locating a missing Nebraska man – Omaha, Nebraska
Omaha, Nebraska 2021-05-29 21:19:15 –
Hi Lihue (KMTV) – Kauai, Hawaii Police (KPD) issued a press release on Saturday calling on the public to help locate a missing University of Nebraska student.
23-year-old Samuel Martinez reportedly flew to Kauai on May 12 to hike and camp the island. He was reportedly scheduled to return to Nebraska on May 25 but allegedly missed the outbound flight.
The missing person case was first reported to the Lincoln Police Department. The Nebraska Police contacted the KPD on May 27, following which various reports of outside aid were drawn up and an investigation began on the island.
According to preliminary reports, flight records and secure travel records show that Martinez actually landed on Kauai on May 12 and was screened for entry to the island at Lihue Airport. Further investigation revealed that Martinez had eight individual permits to camp in different parts of the island, including Koke’e State Park and the Kalalau Trail.
Several attempts to contact Martinez have failed and the investigation is ongoing. Martinez is about 6 feet tall and weighs about 180 pounds. He has brown hair and brown eyes. Anyone with information on Martinez’s whereabouts on Kauai is encouraged to call KPD ((808) 241-1711). Those who wish to remain anonymous can report the information to Crime Stoppers Kaua Eagle ((808) 246-8300 or cskauai.org).
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