For Tuesday, September 21, 2010
POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Sep 21, 2010
Police are asking for the public's help in finding a man wanted for allegedly sexually assaulting a woman Sept. 13 at a Hauula beach.
Police said the man approached a woman at 12:01 a.m. while she was walking on the beach opposite 53-936 Kamehameha Highway. The woman tried to flee, but the man pushed her to the ground, sexually assaulted her and fled in an unknown direction, police said.
The man is described as about 23 to 25 years old, between 5 feet 9 inches and 6 feet tall, weighing about 150 to 170 pounds, with a slim build, brown shoulder-length hair possibly worn in a ponytail, and stubble on his face. He was wearing a white T-shirt and basketball-type shorts.
Honolulu police arrested a 51-year-old Waianae man who allegedly hit his 42-year-old live-in girlfriend with a metal pole and a dumbbell Saturday afternoon.
Police said the woman reported the attack at the hospital where she was treated and released for her injuries.
She told officers the couple had been arguing at about 2:30 p.m. when her boyfriend hit her.
The suspect was located on Farrington Highway near Pohakuni Avenue and arrested for assault, police said.
Police are investigating sexual assault allegations of a 31-year-old Kaneohe woman, who is six months pregnant, against her 31-year-old husband.
Police said the woman had been staying with her parents because of marital problems, but the husband asked her to come home to watch the children while he was out. The man returned, ripped off her clothes and sexually assaulted her between 11 and 11:30 p.m. Sunday, police said. She drove herself to a hospital for treatment.
The woman did not fight back because of her pregnancy, police said.