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Police looking for Kaneohe skateboard bandit

  • COURTESY HONOLULU POLICE DEPARTMENTHonolulu Police released this image of a man who attempted to rob the Foodland store in Kaneohe on Wednesday.
    COURTESY HONOLULU POLICE DEPARTMENT
    Honolulu Police released this image of a man who attempted to rob the Foodland store in Kaneohe on Wednesday.

Honolulu Police are asking the public’s help in identifying a man who attempted to rob the Foodland store in Kaneohe and fled on a skateboard.

Police released surveillance video and images of the suspect in the robbery attempt that happened at 2;06 p.m. on Wednesday.

Police said the man approached the customer service counter, brandished a weapon, demanded money and then fled on the skateboard.

The images show the suspect with a mask covering the lower part of his face. He was wearing a protective helmet, black long-sleeve shirt, white pants and black shoes and carrying a skateboard and black backpack.

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