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Police investigate shooting of woman walking in Waianae

By Star-Advertiser staff

LAST UPDATED: 02:11 a.m. HST, Mar 15, 2013

A 45-year-old woman is reported to be in good condition after being shot in the back of her head as she was walking in Waianae Thursday afternoon, Honolulu police said.

The incident happened on Farrington HIghway near St. John's Road at about 12:25 p.m., HPD said. She was taken to the hospital in good condition. and is being treated for a non-life-threatening injury, police said.

An assault investigation has been opened, but police are not saying if the shooting was random or targeted.

Earlier, the city Emergency Services Division reported that a woman with a gunshot wound to the back of her head went to a trauma center in serious condition from Waianae Coast Comprehensive Center  this afternoon.

Paramedics, who responded to the scene at about 12:30 p.m., said it appeared the woman in her 40s made her way to the hospital after being shot somewhere else.

The St. John's Road intersection of Farrington Highway is about one mile from the Waianae Comprehensive Center.

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olos73 wrote:
Come on Queen's Hospital, people need you to open up at St. Francis West soon. Too long to go from Westside to town.
on March 14,2013 | 03:10PM
Hapa_Haole_Boy wrote:
Tell that to the unions and ObamaCare, that drove operating costs exorbitantly high enough to shutter SFW!
on March 14,2013 | 03:21PM
kainalu wrote:
Complete and total BS. Grab some tissues and wipe away the tears.
on March 14,2013 | 03:44PM
copperwire9 wrote:
You're pathetic, hapa.
on March 14,2013 | 04:38PM
ClearHeaded wrote:
Hapa - you sound like a poor loser!! HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHHAAHAHAHHAHAAHA! But you are a loser.
on March 14,2013 | 04:48PM
cunfuzd4 wrote:
Hapa - actually it was bad decision to expand into an area of healthcare that they had no experience that caused most of their financial problems. Are you ALL-LIE in disguise???
on March 14,2013 | 06:14PM
allie wrote:
on March 15,2013 | 11:24AM
312guy wrote:
get your timelines right before posting ingnorant comments
on March 14,2013 | 06:15PM
Changalang wrote:
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on March 14,2013 | 07:21PM
allie wrote:
on March 15,2013 | 11:26AM
allie wrote:
agree..west side is dangerous
on March 15,2013 | 11:24AM
DABLACK wrote:
SF West could not have survived anyway.....too much indians and not enough akamai leaders.
on March 15,2013 | 07:11AM
sak wrote:
If you live in Waianae don't drink the water!! It seems to make people over there more stupid!!
on March 15,2013 | 08:09AM
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