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Entertainer charged in stabbing of girlfriend in Kahaluu

By Star-Advertiser staff

LAST UPDATED: 01:44 p.m. HST, Oct 12, 2013

A  26-year-old local musician was charged early this morning for allegedly stabbing his live-in girlfriend with an 8-inch butter knife Thursday.

Kaipo Kapua is charged with second-degree assault, two counts of terroristic threatening, and one count of abuse of a household member, according to police records.

Kapua had originally been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and kidnapping.

Kapua and his 23-year-old girlfriend got into an argument at about 9 a.m. Thursday, and the argument escalated, police said. Kapua then allegedly began choking the woman and threatened to kill her.

Police said she was stabbed in the right knee, causing a deep puncture wound.Police arrested Kapua Friday at 1:55 a.m. at the couple's Kahaluu home.

He remained in police custody Saturday morning, unable to post $50,000 bail.

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bumba wrote:
What a babooze..........
on October 12,2013 | 12:57PM
syhud wrote:
Yeah he should start singing the blues. Way too much drama in his life.
on October 12,2013 | 03:08PM
mokebla wrote:
You can't teach stup*d, don't understand way Hawaiian men beat their women. I guess it make them feel good that the can beat someone.
on October 13,2013 | 02:25AM
sak wrote:
Another "Happy Upstanding Citizen" by his parents opinion, who also probably had been slapped around and abused by his Parents as a child.
on October 12,2013 | 03:20PM
mokebla wrote:
When I grew up and did something wrong we got our parents wrath and it wasn't abuse. Spare the rod, spoil the child and there's a lot of spoiled children today. Look at the world today, no family values kids disrespecting there parents and what about kids abusing their parents? :-O!
on October 13,2013 | 02:34AM
Kapua91 wrote:
Never heard of him.
on October 12,2013 | 06:30PM
HAJAA1 wrote:
What a loser. Where is Deedy when you need him??
on October 12,2013 | 11:49PM
pandadaddy wrote:
on October 13,2013 | 07:43AM
dlum003 wrote:
Wait don't tell me; he's a good boy, he'd give you the shirt of his back. Yeah right ... pea brained punk
on October 13,2013 | 11:20AM
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