Schofield soldier arrested for Waikiki stabbing

Solomon Battle
Solomon Battle

WAIKIKI (HawaiiNewsNow) - An Army soldier based at Schofield has been charged with attempted murder after allegedly stabbing a woman in Waikiki early Sunday morning.

The 23-year-old victim was stabbed near Kuhio Avenue and Nahua Street around 3:30 a.m. and was taken to the hospital in serious condition.

Police found the suspect, Solomon Battle, at another hotel and arrested him for attempted murder.  He was charged Monday and remains in custody in lieu of $100,000 bail.

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