Stolen truck crashes downtown, suspect flees

Stolen truck crashes downtown, suspect flees

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Honolulu Police are searching for a man who allegedly stole a pickup truck and crashed into the newsstands across from the Circuit Court building in Honolulu Thursday afternoon.

Witnesses tell Hawaii News Now that shortly after the crash, two men exited the truck and ran away from the scene. Police have caught one of the suspects, but the other man, who was the driver, is still on the loose.

During the pursuit, Pohukaina Street between Punchbowl and South Streets is on lockdown, police say. According to employees in the area, police are concentrating their search on the parking structures near Restaurant Row.

The only description of the suspect provided states that he is a "local male" wearing a white tank top.

Hawaii News Now will bring you the developing details as soon as they become available.

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