POSTED: 6:20 p.m. HST, Aug 13, 2013
LAST UPDATED: 7:49 a.m. HST, Aug 14, 2013
A 30-year-old man punched a Honolulu police officer in the face Monday while the officer tried to arrest him for violating a protective order, police said.
The incident happened in Kalihi Valley about 6:45 p.m. Police said arriving officers located the suspect, who allegedly assaulted an officer during his arrest.
Police took the man into custody for resisting arrest, assault on a police officer and violating a protective order.