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Police capture Waiawa prison escapee

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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

Honolulu Police Department officials have confirmed that a man who escaped from the Waiawa Correctional Facility early Tuesday morning was caught and arrested in the Aiea area a short time later.

The escapee has not yet been identified by police, but we're told the man had stolen a bicycle and was reportedly asking for directions on how to get to Waikiki.

He was apprehended by police near Aloha Stadium.

We'll have more information on this developing story as soon as it becomes available.

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