Search for Kailua murder suspect ends in California

Robert Roediger-Geauque
Robert Roediger-Geauque

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Police in California have arrested a man wanted in connection to a murder investigation in Hawaii.

Robert Roediger-Geauque was taken into custody in California this week and is being extradited back to Honolulu.

On March 1, Santa Barbara police received tips that Roediger-Geauque was in their jurisdiction and contacted the Honolulu Police Department.

He is suspected of stabbing a homeless man to death under a stairwell in Kailua in January.

A surveillance camera reportedly captured video of the suspect at the scene of the attack.

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