POSTED: 7:55 a.m. HST, May 28, 2013
LAST UPDATED: 7:11 p.m. HST, May 28, 2013
A 21-year-old Liliha man is in custody following an early morning stabbing incident in Mayor Wright public housing.
Police said a witness saw the 21-year-old suspect fighting with an 18-year-old man at 1:29 a.m. The witness said the suspect stabbed the victim and fled. However, the suspect was identified by the witness and arrested near his Liliha Street home at 2:15 a.m.
The victim was taken to the hospital in serious condition with multiple stab wounds.
The suspect was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder.