As information comes out in the case of alleged crime boss Michael J. Miske Jr., it looks like the gang was operating in plain sight.
Newly unsealed records provide an intriguing look at evidence collected in the federal investigation into the case of Honolulu businessman Michael Miske Jr.
Court records reveal two more men who are cooperating with federal authorities in the case against a Honolulu businessman charged with running a criminal enterprise.
Jacob Smith’s plea agreement details violence and criminal operations he says were carried out under orders from longtime Honolulu businessman Michael Miske.
A third man who was with Adm. Jerome Adams and his aide has already seen his case reduced to a non-criminal citation. But Honolulu is going after Adams with prosecutors who normally handle felonies.
The accused Honolulu crime boss is now at the center of a major federal public corruption case.
Donors linked to the non-profit group promoting the project have been large campaign contributors to the mayor and many council members.