POSTED: 10:31 p.m. HST, Dec 24, 2010
Police arrested a man and a woman who were in a stolen car that ran a red light in Makakilo and collided with another vehicle.
An officer saw the car run a red light about 9:20 a.m. Thursday and ran a check to find the car had been stolen in a burglary in Kalihi three days earlier, police said.
The stolen vehicle hit another vehicle while fleeing the area and was found abandoned nearby, police said.
A few minutes later, officers found the man and woman walking on a sidewalk and arrested them without incident. No one was injured.
Police arrested the 31-year-old man on suspicion of driving a stolen vehicle, fleeing the scene of an accident, and disregarding a red light.
The woman was arrested and charged with entering a stolen vehicle. Leimomi Taa, of Komo Mai Drive, got out on $1,000 bail.