Tourist stabbed on Maui

MAUI (HawaiiNewsNow) - Police are asking for the public's help in identifying three suspects who assaulted a Wailea tourist March 1.

The victim, a 55-year-old man, was taking a morning walk along Makena Alanui Drive near the Wailea Emerald Gold golf course at around 5:15 a.m. when three men confronted and attacked him.

During the attack the victim was stabbed with an unknown object.

The three suspects were all described as local men between 5 feet 6 and 5 feet 10 inches tall. They were last seen driving a compact vehicle with an obscured license plate.

Anyone with information concerning the identity and whereabouts or recent movements of these suspects is asked to call Maui Crime Stoppers at 242-6966. Neighbor Island residents can call toll free at (888) 242-6966. Callers remain anonymous and are given a code number.

The Maui Police Department asks that members of the public do not approach, follow or take other actions involving suspects that could place themselves in danger.

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