Police arrested a 25-year-old man after he allegedly stole a vehicle and assaulted two officers in Kalihi early today.
Officers arrested the suspect at approximately 1:36 a.m. after he and another suspect entered a Young Street residence. Police said they allegedly brandished a weapon, stole the victim’s vehicle and property before he fled.
The victim called police and gave information on his vehicle’s location via a tracking device.
When responding officers spotted the vehicle in Kalihi, police said the suspect attempted to flee and assaulted two officers.
The officers and the 25-year-old man were treated for minor injuries.
Police arrested the suspect on suspicion of first-degree robbery, auto theft, assault on a law enforcement officer in the first-degree, assault on a law enforcement officer in the second-degree, unauthorized control of a propelled vehicle, criminal contempt of court and resisting arrest.
It’s unknown at this time whether police arrested the second suspect.