comscore Diamond Head man arrested in machete threat | Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Top News

Diamond Head man arrested in machete threat

[ AD HAS BEEN REMOVED FROM THIS STORY ]

Police arrested a 33-year-old Diamond Head man who allegedly threatened his girlfriend with a machete hit her head against a ceramic planter and put her in a chokehold Monday afternoon.

The man and woman, 32, we’re arguing when the argument escalated when he threatened his girlfriend at 2:30 p.m. while brandishing a machete.

Police arrested the man at the couple’s home on Diamond Head Road at 3:20 p.m. On suspicion of first-degree terroristic threatening and felony abuse of a household member.

The woman received minor injuries and refused treatment at the scene.

 

Click here to see our full coverage of the coronavirus outbreak. Submit your coronavirus news tip.

Be the first to know
Get web push notifications from Star-Advertiser when the next breaking story happens — it's FREE! You just need a supported web browser.
Subscribe for this feature
Comments have been disabled for this story...

Scroll Up