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Purse-snatching suspect flees, but alleged accomplice arrested

By Star-Advertiser staff


Police arrested a 17-year-old girl and are looking for a second suspect following a robbery in Waikiki this morning.

Police said a woman, 25, intervened in an argument between a group of people on Kuhio Avenue at about 2:20 a.m. During the argument, a male suspect grabbed  the woman's purse, police said.  The suspect fled, but a 17-year-old girl used force to stop the victim from pursuing him, police said. 

Officers found and arrested the girl nearby for second-degree robbery. 

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