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Officer opens fire on burglary suspect

By Minna Sugimoto - bio | email

HONOLULU (KHNL) - Honolulu police are searching for two men suspected of trying to break into a store early Wednesday morning. An officer who responded to the call opened fire on a vehicle leaving the scene.

Witnesses reported seeing a suspicious vehicle in the loading dock of the Best Buy in Aiea shortly after midnight. When an officer arrived, investigators say one suspect left on a bicycle, while the other started fleeing in the car.

Police say the officer fired a single shot at the vehicle when it accelerated towards him. The officer was not hurt.

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