April 30, 2016 | 85° | Check Traffic

Top News

Man extradited on charge of stabbing homeless man to death

  • 2014 February 28 - CTY - Robert Roediger-Geauque

    2014 February 28 - CTY - Robert Roediger-Geauque

The 31-year-old man suspected of stabbing a homeless man to death in Kailua in January has been extradited to Honolulu from California.

Robert Roediger-Geauque is accused of killing 37-year-old Scott MacMillan on Jan. 13.

Police in Santa Barbara, Calif., received a tip that Roediger-Geauque was in their jurisdiction on March 1. After conferring with Honolulu police, they located and arrested Roediger-Geauque on March 6.

Roediger-Geauque was returned to Honolulu on Friday and is being held on suspicion of second-degree murder. His bail has been set at $5 million.

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.