Following up on calls from the public, police arrested five suspects in separate burglary and theft cases in Kalihi.
Two men, ages 18 and 20, were arrested after a witness saw them burglarize a home in Kalihi at about 2:40 a.m. Wednesday. Officers responding to the call arrested the men at a Kuakini Street address on suspicion of burglary.
On Tuesday evening, police responded to a report of a man stripping a moped in Kalihi at about 7:45 p.m. Officers determined the Kalihi Valley man, 36, also drove the stolen moped and they found a glass pipe with the residue of a dangerous drug, police said. He was arrested on suspicion of unauthorized entry into a motor vehicle and drug offenses on Kaili Street.
A witness also alerted police after seeing two male suspects search through his neighbor’s vehicle in Kalihi at around 11:30 p.m. Monday, police said. Arriving officers investigated the scene and arrested the suspects, ages 13 and 18, on Palena Street.