POSTED: 6:42 p.m. HST, Nov 6, 2011
LAST UPDATED: 8:55 p.m. HST, Nov 6, 2011
The federal agent arrested in the fatal shooting of a Kailua man early Saturday morning in Waikiki has been charged with second-degree murder and use of a firearm in commission of a felony.
Christopher Deedy, 27, a U.S. State Department special agent attached to the Bureau of Diplomatic Security, is accused of killing 23-year-old Kollin Elderts during a confrontation at the McDonald’s restaurant on Kuhio Avenue around 3 a.m. It is not known if Deedy was assigned to work at this week’s Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation meetings.
Deedy’s bail has been set at $250,000.