Kakaako suspect with gunshot wound released from hospital - Hawaii News Now - KGMB and KHNL

Kakaako suspect with gunshot wound released from hospital

By Minna Sugimoto - bio | email

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A man shot by police in Kakaako Sunday has been released from the hospital and is now at HPD's main cellblock.

Police say an officer fired three rounds at a Honda Civic when he saw that a sergeant had his arm caught in the driver's door and was being dragged by the fleeing car.

The sergeant suffered minor injuries.

The suspect, identified by sources as Gerald Galon, 29, later checked himself into a hospital with a gunshot wound to the hip.

Right now, the case is classified as an attempted murder of a police officer.

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