Authorities have charged a 34-year-old Kalihi-Palama man with attempting to steal a car in Chinatown.
Police said Keahi Smith tried to take the car just before 8 p.m. Sunday night. He fled on foot, but was caught and arrested at North Beretania and Aala streets.
He was charged with car theft Tuesday and bail was set at $5,000. Also pending are charges of harassment, resisting arrest and third-degree property damage.