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Man charged after firing six rounds on New Year's Day

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SALT LAKE, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

A man who pointed a semi-automatic pistol and fired at least six rounds towards two other males and a female on New Year's Day has been charged with numerous offenses.

Rodney Jarvis Whipple was arrested on Friday at 3 p.m. after he was positively identified.

He is being charged with Attempted Murder First Degree, three counts of Attempted Murder Second Degree, Assault First, Place to keep Firearm, and Place to Keep Ammunition,

One of the three people at the scene were grazed by a round and received treatment from Emergency Medical Services. 

Officials recovered .45 caliber casings at the scene from the firearm.

He is being held on $500,000 bail.

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