Elderly Waianae man charged with sexually assaulting child

By Minna Sugimoto - bio | email

WAIANAE (HawaiiNewsNow) - An elderly Waianae man accused of sexually assaulting a child is scheduled to make his initial appearance at Honolulu District Court Monday.

Lindbergh Wah Hen Lau, 83, is charged with two counts of first-degree sex assault and two counts of third-degree sex assault. He remains in custody at the Honolulu Police Department's main cellblock, unable to post $300,000 bail.

A nine-year-old girl told investigators that the suspect sexually assaulted her at various times between March 4, 2009 and August 31, 2010. Officers arrested Lau at his home on Kaukama Road Friday.

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