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Police arrest suspect after 3 people stabbed in Hilo

By Star-Advertiser staff

LAST UPDATED: 08:42 a.m. HST, May 24, 2014

Hawaii County police arrested a 28-year-old man in connection with the stabbings of three people in in Hilo early Friday.

Officers responding to a bar at 168 Keawe St. found a 28-year-old Pahoa man and a 27-year-old Hilo woman with stab wounds just after midnight.

The suspect fled on foot after damaging a car, police said.

Moments later, police said another 49-year-old man was stabbed multiple times at a home on the 300 block of Ohai St. in Wainaku.

Officers began searching for the suspect, an acquaintance of the Ohai St. victim, and located him at a Hilo home at 7:36 a.m.

Police said the Pahoa man was in critical condition at the Hilo Medical Center. The Wainaku man was in stable condition and the woman was treated and released for her injuries.

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BigIsandLava wrote:
Knife regulations now, maybe it'll do better than gun regulations
on May 23,2014 | 10:48AM
Waterman2 wrote:
More better close the bars.
on May 23,2014 | 03:51PM
kekelaward wrote:
The suspects name and picture was on the tv news last night...why not in the "paper of record"?. He looks like trouble. Evidently he randomly attacked the two people outside of the bar, according to HCPD.
on May 24,2014 | 08:11AM
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