May 31, 2016 | 75° | Check Traffic

Top News

Woman escapes from police after her arrest for shoplifting

A 23-year-old Aina Haina woman, who had been arrested for allegedly shoplifting and was in police custody, allegedly escaped 6:36 p.m. Wednesday.

The woman was arrested on suspicion of fourth-degree theft, and while police were transporting her to the main station, fled, police said.

A uniformed police officer stopped and arrested the woman at 1360 Pali Highway on suspicion of the additional offense of second-degree escape.

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.