2 Louisiana men arrested for failing to comply with Hawaii’s traveler rules
HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Two more travelers to Hawaii have been charged with allegedly breaking the state’s travel rules.
The state Department of Public Safety said 49-year-old Brandon Boone and 26-year-old Hunter Lowe were arrested by state deputy sheriffs at the Daniel K. Inouye Airport on Sunday.
They are serving 10 days in jail at Oahu Community Correctional Center, a spokeswoman said.
Officials said they failed to show proof of a negative COVID-19 test result upon arrival in Hawaii, and did not having a location to quarantine. Authorities were notified by COVID checkpoint screeners.
The two are originally from Louisiana.
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