POSTED: 8:15 a.m. HST, Jun 21, 2013
LAST UPDATED: 8:16 a.m. HST, Jun 21, 2013
A private citizen is responsible for stopping a suspected thief after reporting that she saw the suspect take items from a beach in Waikiki on Thursday.
Police said the 25-year-old woman confronted the 51-year-old suspect around 6 p.m. after seeing him take items from the beach. The suspect allegedly threatened the witness, who called police.
The suspect was arrested on suspicion of first-degree robbery.