POSTED: 06:21 a.m. HST, Jul 21, 2014
LAST UPDATED: 10:29 a.m. HST, Jul 21, 2014
A 17-year-old boy was turned over to the jurisdiction of family court after he allegedly assaulted a 39-year-old corrections officer at a Kapolei juvenile facility on Saturday.
The alleged assault occurred after 2 p.m. on Saturday. Police arrested the teenager on suspicion of second-degree assault. He was sent to the Hawaii Youth Correctional Facility on Sunday after he was charged.
The corrections worker was struck on the arm, police said.