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Overnight Shooting, Junior Seau Tribute, New Las Vegas Flights

3 ARRESTED IN NUUANU AVENUE SHOOTING

Three men have been arrested in an overnight shooting on Nuuanu Avenue. What we've learned so far is a man in his 20's was shot multiple times by three men in a white van just after 10 last night. Two of the suspects were caught after the shooting, but the third was arrested later trying to break into a home. The homeowner turned the tables by pulling out a gun. Police are investigating this as an attempted murder. As for the shooting victim, he's listed in serious but stable condition. Ramsay Wharton is live on the scene gathering more information.

TRAFFIC ALERT: LANE CLOSURES IN MAKAHA

Repairs have been completed on a water main break in Makaha that knocked out service to 125 customers yesterday, but there are still lane closures. Right now, the mauka lane of Farrington Highway is closed while crews patch the roadway. The makai lane is being contra-flowed to allow one open lane of traffic in both directions. Sunrise is tracking traffic hot spots. Look for our updates every 10 minutes.

JUNIOR SEAU LATEST

NFL star Junior Seau's family gathered for a vigil last night, where 'Amazing Grace' played. An autopsy found that the 43 year old committed suicide, a tragedy that is prompting many questions about the effects of hard hits on players. Seau's family it will allow researchers to examine his brain. Yesterday, the 12 time Pro Bowler's oldest son and good friend took his yellow paddle board out into the ocean in front of his house in Oceanside, California. In his best friend's words, "As Polynesians, this is our source of life, the ocean. This is where he found peace, this is where we all find peace, in that water right there."

MORE FLIGHTS TO LAS VEGAS

Hawaiian says in late August it will add three flights a week to Las Vegas. That means three flights most days. Howard has details.

WEEKEND FORECAST: SUPER MOON AND SURF

We've made it to Friday and tomorrow should be a sight to see. That's when we'll experience what's being called a "super Moon." Dan will have details on that, the surf, and your weekend forecast.

CINQO DE MAYO

Also ahead on Sunrise, a preview of what's happening in your community for Cinqo de Mayo. Yes, that does mean, we'll be in our kitchen.

Hope you can join us on an Aloha Friday!

Tannya Joaquin

 

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