POSTED: 08:48 a.m. HST, Jun 17, 2013
LAST UPDATED: 08:49 a.m. HST, Jun 17, 2013
A 54-year-old Punchbowl man is in custody after he allegedly assaulted a friend during an argument at a Moiliili park Sunday afternoon.
Police said the two men began arguing at 4:30 p.m., which escalated when the suspect struck his 29-year-old friend. The victim was treated for minor injuries.
When the suspect was at the main police station he was found carrying illegal drugs.
The suspect is now facing second-degree assault and a drug charge.