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Teenager arrested after two robberies in Waipahu

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WAIPAHU, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

A teenager was arrested for two alleged robberies Friday morning in the Waipahu area.

Police say the 16-year-old suspect entered a Waipahu financial institution and demanded money while brandishing a dangerous instrument. The suspect then fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of money.

The suspect later entered a Waipahu retail establishment while brandishing a dangerous instrument. He was unable to get any property and fled the scene.

Police were able to locate the teenager and he was arrested a short distance away.

This case is pending investigation.

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