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Police search for suspect after shooting in Waipahu

Police have opened up an attempted murder investigation after a man was shot several times at a residence near the intersection of Paiwa and Wapaihu Street.

Police say the shooting happened at around 7:30 p.m. on Sunday.

Emergency Medical Services say a 39-year-old man was taken in serious condition to Queen's Medical Center with multiple gunshot wounds on his upper torso. He is now in stable condition.

The suspect is described as being a man in his forties who stands at five feet four inches, and weighs about 130 pounds. He was initially described as wearing a black shirt, brown shorts, and carrying a backpack. Police believe he has a small caliber handgun.

Police continue to search for the suspect Monday morning.

The victim and the suspect knew each other.

Alcohol was involved in the incident.

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