Police arrest suspect in fatal Kalihi bar fight

KALIHI (HawaiiNewsNow) - Honolulu police have arrested Tevita Aholelei in connection to the  murder of a 26-year-old man who died following an assault at a Kalihi bar on Sunday.

According to officials, the incident happened about 2a.m. on Kaaahi Street.

Police say the victim was punched in the face and fell backwards, hitting his head on the ground.

The victim was reportedly knocked unconscious and taken to Queen's Medical Center where he died about an hour later.

There's no word on what led to the alleged confrontation.

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