August 31, 2016 | 86° | Check Traffic

Top News

Decoy vehicle helps police catch suspected car thief

Police arrested a 31-year-old man Friday after he was seen stealing items from a decoy vehicle in Wahiawa.

Police said the man entered the vehicle parked in a commercial parking lot at 1830 Wilikina Drive and exit with several items about 7 p.m. Police said officers converged on the man and recovered the stolen items along with illegal narcotics.

The man, of no local address, was arrested for investigation of unauthorized entry into a vehicle and two drug offenses.

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.