Suspect in Waipahu parking lot shooting charged with attempted murder
  • Thursday, May 23, 2019
  • 74°
Top News

Suspect in Waipahu parking lot shooting charged with attempted murder

  • COURTESY PHOTO

    Chauncey Hata was arrested Monday night for allegedly shooting a man in the parking lot next to the Waipahu Jack In The Box restaurant.

Prosecutors today charged a 39-year-old man, suspected of shooting a 34-year-old man in Waipahu on Saturday, with second-degree attempted murder and firearms offenses.

Police arrested Chauncey Hata Monday night for allegedly shooting the 34-year-old at 9:30 a.m. in the parking lot next to the Waipahu Jack In The Box restaurant.

The victim was shot in the abdomen and taken by private vehicle to the Queen’s Medical Center West, but ended up at the Queen’s Medical Center in critical condition.

Hata’s bail was set at $500,000.

Comments (7)

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.

Scroll Up