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Waipahu man arrested after alleged attack on police officer

A 25-year-old Waipahu man is in custody after he allegedly attacked patrol officers early Tuesday morning who were responding to a domestic abuse report.

When the officers arrived at a Pupukahi Street address near Waipahu Intermediate School, they saw a woman on the ground. When officers tried to intervene using pepper spray, the suspect attacked one of the officers, police said.

The suspect was arrested on two counts of misdemeanor abuse and also a felony assault on a law enforcement officer charge.

No charges have been filed.

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