comscore Boy accused of assaulting brother and father in Waimanalo | Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Top News

Boy accused of assaulting brother and father in Waimanalo

A 14-year-old boy is facing criminal charges after police said he assaulted his father and younger brother and threatened his entire family in Waimanalo.

The boy used a weapon to assault his 11-year-old brother at about 9:30 a.m. Friday and assaulted his 62-year-old father a little later, police said. He attacked his younger brother a second time before threatening to injure his entire family, police said.

Police located and arrested the boy at about 5:10 a.m. Saturday.

He was charged with second-degree assault, first-degree terroristic threatening, and two offenses related to abuse of a family member. He was taken to a detention center in Kapolei.

Comments (15)

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.

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

Scroll Up