Bystander rescues 42-year-old man from robbery suspects in Waikele

WAIKELE,OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Honolulu Police Department is searching for two male suspects involved in an attempted robbery case in the Waikele area Saturday morning.

According to police officials, the two unknown suspects approached the victim, a 42-year-old man, challenged him to a fight, attempted to stab him with a knife, and demanded his belongings. Officials say a bystander approached the scene in his vehicle, drove the victim away to safety, and notified HPD.

The incident happened shortly before 2 a.m. Saturday, according to police reports.

The suspects are still at large. The case has been passed to robbery detail.

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