Authorities seek missing woman


UPDATE 3/10/21 11 a.m.: Police say Marina Cortez was located in good health Tuesday in Puna.

Police are seeking the public’s assistance with locating a 30-year-old woman last seen late Friday morning in the area of Kamalii Road in lower Puna in a copper colored sedan.

Marina Cortez is described as 5 feet, 5 inches tall, between 110 and 120 pounds, with shoulder-length dark brown curly hair and hazel eyes. She was last seen wearing jeans, a long-sleeved thermal sweater and a yellow shirt.

Anyone with information about Cortez’s whereabouts is asked to call the police nonemergency line at 935-3311 or Crime Stoppers at 961-8300.


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