Police arrest attempted robbery suspect

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A 31-year-old man accused in a dangerous robbery attempt in Liliha was arrested Wednesday morning.

According to police, another suspect is still on the loose.

Police say one suspect rammed a construction vehicle as a diversion while Dien Gerona loaded a portable generator onto the back of his pickup truck.

The first suspect then tried to run over a worker who attempted to stop the robbery from happening.

The man jumped out of the way before he was hit.

Gerona was booked on first-degree robbery charges.

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