On November 19th, 2019 at 1:00 a.m. Maui Police Crime Reduction Unit Officers along with Officers from Wailuku Patrol and the Special Response Team apprehended Keala Baker, a 33-year-old male with no local address, who was wanted for multiple warrants and was suspected of committing a number of other criminal acts for which he was being investigated.
In addition to being arrested under the strength of four separate warrants, Baker was arrested for Promoting a Dangerous Drug I, Promoting a Dangerous Drug II and Promoting a Dangerous Drug III. Baker is also under investigation for other criminal cases including Burglary, Unauthorized Entry into a Motor Vehicle, Unauthorized Control of a Propelled Motor Vehicle and multiple counts of Theft in varying degrees. One of the Burglaries for which he was arrested includes the incident at Central Maui Gold and Loan in Kahului on November 17, 2019
Also apprehended with Keala Baker were Jacob Baylosis a 37-year-old male from Haiku, Kaulana Kualaau a 30-year-old female from Haiku and Nathaniel Nature a 39-year-old male from Haiku.
Jacob Baylosis was also arrested for his alleged involvement in the Burglary of Central Maui Gold and Loan as well as Hindering Prosecution I, 2 counts Theft I, Felon in Possession of a firearm Firearm Storage, Gun Permit, 2 counts Promoting a Dangerous Drug III, Promoting a Detrimental Drug III and Endangering the Welfare of a Minor.
Kualaau was arrested for 3-warrants, Theft 2 and Hindering Prosecution I.
Nathaniel Nature was arrested for Hindering Prosecution I.