comscore Suspect in McCully game room shooting charged with murder | Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Top News

Suspect in McCully game room shooting charged with murder


    Nathaniel Foster

The suspect in a shooting Wednesday at an illegal gambling den in McCully is scheduled to appear in court today on felony charges.

Nathaniel Foster, 26, is being held on $1 million bail after he was charged Sunday with with second-degree murder, weapons violations and three contempt of court citations, police said.

A Honolulu Police Department SWAT team arrested Nathaniel Foster at 1260 Richard Lane in Kalihi without incident on Saturday after a three-day manhunt.

He is accused of shooting a 24-year-old man at a Poha Lane gambling parlor around 9 p.m. Wednesday. Police found the victim dead on the second floor with multiple gunshot wounds to the chest and abdomen.

A cousin identified the victim as Kioco Melson and said Melson and the suspect worked together at the gambling parlor.

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 (10)

By participating in online discussions you acknowledge that you have agreed to the Terms of Service. An insightful discussion of ideas and viewpoints is encouraged, but comments must be civil and in good taste, with no personal attacks. If your comments are inappropriate, you may be banned from posting. Report comments if you believe they do not follow our guidelines.

Having trouble with comments? Learn more here.

Leave a Reply

Scroll Up