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Violent arrest on Maui

MAUI (HawaiiNewsNow) - A man's wild fight with Maui police, ended with his painful arrest and an attempted murder charge.

In Lahaina Monday, police say Andrew Patrick Kiaaina attacked an officer with knives and a beer bottle filled with what appeared to be gasoline..and a cloth wick.

The officer dodged the Molotov cocktail and shot Kiaaina with a taser.

The 45-year old homeless man is being held on a half million dollars bail.

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