Suspect’s relatives apologize to family of boy killed in crash
By Gregg K. Kakesako
April 3, 2012
Mahalo for supporting Honolulu Star-Advertiser. Enjoy this free story!
CRAIG KOJIMA Potasi Uta Jr. is accused of first-degree negligent homicide and other charges related to a car crash Wednesday that left a child dead and four others injured. Uta made an initial appearance in District Court on Monday.
CRAIG KOJIMA Craig T. Kojima / email@example.com
Relatives of Potasi Uta Jr. attended his court appearance Monday. Mabel Uta, left, the defendant's sister, said her family hopes to raise money to help the family of 3-year-old Ashton Brown, who was killed when a car crashed into a bus stop in Makaha.