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Maui mayoral candidate arrested when he shows up for debate

By Star-Advertiser staff

LAST UPDATED: 10:54 a.m. HST, Jul 17, 2014

Maui police arrested a 49-year-old Pukalani man running for Maui mayor when he showed up Tuesday for a mayoral debate at Seabury Hall.

Nelson Waikiki Jr., wanted on a warrant for violating conditions of his release on bail, was arrested at 8:59 p.m. on Tuesday, police said.

Waikiki pleaded guilty on April 11 to two counts of securities fraud, a Class A felony.

His bail was set at $100,000.

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false wrote:
what conditions did he violate???????
on July 17,2014 | 11:16AM
GinoP wrote:
Only in Hawaii can you plead guilty to securities fraud, a Class A felony and run for office. A mayoral one to boot! I wonder what fraud he can constitute once he is elected! Lucky we live in Hawaii!
on July 17,2014 | 01:19PM
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