HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A 21-year-old man is accused of assaulting a Honolulu police officer who tried to stop him for jaywalking in the Keeaumoku area early Sunday morning.
The officer tried to make the stop at about 3:40 AM, when the suspect reportedly took off. He was apprehended following a foot chase.
Investigators say the officer and the suspect sustained minor injuries during the arrest, and were treated at a hospital and then released.
The suspect is being investigated for assault on a law enforcement officer, disobeying a police officer, jaywalking, and promotion of a dangerous drug.