Malibu fugitive caught in Hawaii

Robert Krafft
Robert Krafft

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A 28 year old man wanted by police in Malibu, California is behind bars here in Honolulu.

Robert Krafft was being sought after by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's department for a number of alleged violations including extortion, narcotics, and burglary charges.

Tips led police to believe Krafft was hiding out here in Hawaii.

Friday night, he was finally arrested by U.S. Marshalls on Kuhio Avenue in Waikiki.

Malibu authorities say he's been on the run since mid June.

He is being held in Honolulu until he can be extradited to L.A.

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