Kokee search to resume on Monday

Pamela Wilcox Dohrman
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Pamela Wilcox Dohrman

REPORT FROM KAUAI COUNTY – KOKEE – The search for Pamela Wilcox Dohrman, 72, of Hanalei, has turned up no sign of the missing hiker and will resume on Monday morning.

Ms. Dohrman was reported missing Saturday evening after she failed to return from a hike that afternoon. According to family members, she left her Kokee cabin at approximately 2:30 p.m. on Saturday.


Personnel from the Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR), Kaua‘i Fire Department (KFD), the Kaua‘i Police Department (KPD), and the Kaua‘i Search and Rescue (KSAR) canine team searched Saturday evening and into the early morning hours on Sunday.  Roughly three dozen searchers from the agencies, along with family members and volunteers, assisted when the search resumed at daybreak today and was concluded at around 6:30 p.m.

Search areas included: Waininiua Trail, Berry Flats, Kumuwela Road, and Kumuwela Trail.

Anyone who may have seen Ms. Dohrman is encouraged to call KPD Dispatch at 241-1711.  More information will be provided as it becomes available.