POSTED: 08:53 p.m. HST, Oct 23, 2011
LAST UPDATED: 12:31 a.m. HST, Oct 24, 2011
Police arrested a 15-year-old boy for allegedly stealing a man’s wallet during a gang assault in Waikiki early Sunday morning.
Police said the victim, a 35-year-old man, was walking along Kuhio Avenue around 2:10 a.m. when three males approached him and began assaulting him.
Witnesses told police that the 15-year-old boy grabbed the man’s wallet from his pants before he and the other suspects fled down Kapuni Street. The boy was located nearby and arrested for second-degree robbery.
The victim was taken to the Queen’s Medical Center in serious but stable condition.