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HPD: Man arrested for stealing outdoor Christmas lights

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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

A man was arrested Thursday morning after stealing Christmas lights from a home on Moreira Street in Honolulu.

The suspect, 43, was seen taking the outdoor lights off the home at 2:20 a.m.  Honolulu police officers searched the surrounding area and found the man in the nearby bushes.  The suspect ran away, but police caught up with him near Papakolea Park on Tantalus Drive.

He was arrested for several outstanding warrants totaling $20,500, attempted theft, drug offenses and property damage, according to HPD.

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