POSTED: 6:51 a.m. HST, Jul 16, 2014
LAST UPDATED: 4:33 a.m. HST, Jul 17, 2014
A 54-year-old homeless woman allegedly assaulted a police officer, who had stopped her for shoplifting at the Keeaumoku Walmart store on Tuesday.
Police said the incident occurred just after 6 p.m. and the suspect was searched, following her arrest on suspicion of fourth-degree theft. She is also being held for allegedly assaulting a law enforcement officer.