August 24, 2016 | 81° | Check Traffic

Top News

Man, 19, accused of threatening girls with weapon

A 19-year-old Ewa Beach man is charged with threatening a group of three girls with a weapon,

Pekelo K.K. Melendez was scheduled to be arraigned in District Court Friday on three counts of first-degree terroristic threatening,

His bail is set at $11,000.

Police said the incident occurred at 4 p.m. Wednesday in Ewa Beach. Melendez was with a group of boys who allegedly were taunting three girls, ages 17, 16 and 18, and threatened the girls with a weapon.

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.