POSTED: 07:15 a.m. HST, Dec 28, 2012
Honolulu police arrested one suspect and were looking for a second man in a purse snatching case in Wahiawa Thursday night.
Officers arrested the driver of a vehicle used to grab the purse of an 84-year-old woman, police said..
The second suspect, a 26-year-old man, grabbed the woman's purse as they drove by, causing the victim to fall to the ground, police said.
Officers stopped the vehicle and arrested the 37-year-old driver, a Wahiawa man, at about 7:45 p.m. on Wilikina Drive near Kunia Road. But the 26-year-old man fled the scene.
Police did not release information on injuries to the victim.