POSTED: 07:08 p.m. HST, May 20, 2012
LAST UPDATED: 05:09 a.m. HST, May 21, 2012
A 50-year-old man critically injured himself with a pair of scissors while being detained for shoplifting in Kaimuki, authorities said.
Police said the man stabbed himself with the scissors.
Paramedics responded to a Waialae Avenue address shortly before 4 p.m. Sunday and took the man to the hospital, an Emergency Medical Services supervisor said.