Suspect charged, another released after Waikiki stabbing

Man in serious condition after Waikiki stabbing

WAIKIKI (HawaiiNewsNow) - 22-year old Casey Bassett has been charged with second degree attempted murder after allegedly stabbing a 53-year-old man near Kapiolani Park early Sunday morning.

Paramedics say they took the 53-year-old man to the hospital in serious condition after the incident. He is believed to be recovering from his injuries, including multiple stab wounds.

18-year old Beau Bassett, who was also arrested at the time, has been released from custody, according to police.

It is unclear at this point if the two suspects are related.

No other injuries were reported.

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