North American Missing Persons Network
Masaki Sonomura

Above: Sonomura, circa 2000

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: January 31, 2000 from Paukaa, Big Island, Hawaii
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth:
  • Age: 90
  • Hair Color: Gray
  • Race: Asian
  • Gender: Male
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Hair is thinning.
  • Medical Conditions: Sonomura was taking antibiotics and
    medication for high blood pressure and high cholesterol. According to
    his family he was in good mental health.
  • Clothing: Oversize green t-shirt

  • Details of Disappearance
    Masaki Sonomura was last seen at approximately 11:30 p.m. on January 31, 2000 in his Kukahi Street home in the Puakaa area of Hilo, Hawaii. A search for Sonomura began as soon as he was reported missing at 6.40 AM the following morning. Police and fire rescue units conducted an air and ground search but found no trace of Sonomura. He was last seen wearing an oversize green T-shirt. Masaki Sonomura is the founder of M. Sonomura Contracting Co., Inc..

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Hawaii County Police Department
    South Hilo Patrol Division

    Source Information
    Hawaii County Police Department