A 23-year-old Colorado lady who Maui police mentioned was ignoring the 14-day obligatory quarantine for arriving vacationers was arrested early this morning after a police social media submit in search of her whereabouts went viral, Maui police mentioned.
Tara Trunfio was arrested for investigation of two counts of disobeying guidelines and orders associated to slowing the unfold of the coronavirus. Her bail was set at $4,000.
Police mentioned Trunfio acknowledged the emergency orders issued by Gov. David Ige and Maui Mayor Michael Victorino relating to the obligatory 2-week self-quarantine for arriving passengers, however didn’t comply.
On Friday morning, the Maui Police Division posted her photo on its Facebook page and asked for the public’s help in locating her. The submit mentioned Trunfio was final seen in Haiku and should have gone to Kihei. Police mentioned that submit reached greater than 300,000 individuals, and viewers left greater than 6,000 feedback, each optimistic and unfavorable in nature.
About 1:40 a.m. right this moment, officers had been despatched to a house in Kula a few lady on property refusing to depart. The girl, later recognized as Trunfio, was arrested and remained in police custody about 9:45 a.m. right this moment.