Police Open Attempted Murder Case After Man Shot in Kahului


On September 12, 2019 at about 4:24 a.m. Officers from the Wailuku Patrol Division were dispatched to investigate reports of a shooting in the area of Hoohana Street.  Officers found that a vagrant male suspect shot another vagrant male victim after both were involved in an altercation.

The male suspect was injured while being subdued by other vagrant individuals in the area.

The male suspect and the victim were transported to the Maui Memorial Medical Center for treatment of their injuries.

Police investigators are still investigating the circumstances surrounding this incident.

*This story has been edited at 12:17 pm



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