Wanted Fugitive: Ronald Ken Dufrene

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CrimeStoppers, the Maui Police Department, and the Honolulu Police
Department want the public’s assistance in locating Ronald Ken Dufrene.

Dufrene is wanted for a $20,000 contempt warrant issued on Jan. 28, 2003, in Maui when he failed to appear in court. Dufrene is under indictment for eight cases including identity theft, theft, burglary, forgery, and unauthorized control of a propelled motor vehicle.


Dufrene placed a rental ad in a neighbor island publication and is wanted for questioning for a similar series of cases that occurred this past week in Hawaii Kai. Dufrene is a surfer and may be staying in Hawaii Kai or the North Shore.

Anyone with information about this suspect, may call Detective Robert Cravalho directly at 529-3873 or anonymous calls may be made to CrimeStoppers at 955-8300, *CRIME on your cellular phone. Free cellular calls are provided by AT&T, Nextel Hawaii, and Verizon Wireless Hawaii.

Suspect’s Description:

*Ronald Ken Dufrene, aka David Aaron Taub, Allan Terence Hamlin, Jeff Lansford, et al.

*Caucasian male, 30

*6′, 170 lbs., athletic build

*Dark brown wavy hair, brown eyes

Honolulu CrimeStoppers Inc., will pay a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information which results in the arrest of a wanted person or the solving of case(s) reported to CrimeStoppers Honolulu Inc. All calls are confidential. Do not approach any suspect. All suspects and wanted fugitives should be considered armed and dangerous. All calls are confidential and anonymous. Persons who participate in the crime, or are victims of the crime are ineligible to receive CrimeStoppers rewards. Be a CrimeStopper and call the hot line at 955-8300 or *Crime on your cellular telephone.

Access the CrimeStoppers Web site at https://www.crimestoppers-honolulu.org or the Student CrimeStoppers Web site at https://www.studentcrimestoppers.org