Police arrest man believed to a burglar caught on videotape
May 29, 2017 | 82° | Check Traffic

Top News

Police arrest man believed to a burglar caught on videotape



Police arrested a 22-year-old man yesterday in connection with the attempted burglary of the Kokua Market in Moiliili on Friday.


The would-be thief was caught on video breaking into the market through the roof, his feet dangling into the frame of the video from a skylight dome as he tried to find a safe place to land.


But the thief set off an alarm and is seen running through the store trying to find a way out. At one point, he through an object through the glass front door to try and break out.


Police issued a CrimeStoppers bulletin which featured a fairly clear image of the burglar.


The man was released pending further investigation by detectives.


No comments
By participating in online discussions you acknowledge that you have agreed to the TERMS OF SERVICE. An insightful discussion of ideas and viewpoints is encouraged, but comments must be civil and in good taste, with no personal attacks. Because only subscribers are allowed to comment, we have your personal information and are able to contact you. If your comments are inappropriate, you may be banned from posting. To report comments that you believe do not follow our guidelines, email commentfeedback@staradvertiser.com.