POSTED: 09:41 p.m. HST, Jun 16, 2012
LAST UPDATED: 07:34 a.m. HST, Jun 17, 2012
A 31-year-old man is facing multiple charges including first-degree assault against a law enforcement officer following an incident in Kalihi on Saturday morning.
According to police, the suspect was being arrested for allegedly assaulting a 31-year-old woman when he struck the 35-year-old male officer.
The incident occurred shortly after 10 a.m.
In addition to the assault charge, the suspect faces charges of abuse of a household member and resisting arrest.