KAIMUKI, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Honolulu police have made an arrest Wednesday in connection with a robbery at City Mill in Kaimuki nearly two weeks ago.
Police said on July 31, Benjamin Zablan, 31, and another man tried to steal a cart full of items. As they were leaving the store, one of the suspects attacked an employee with a stolen machete from the store. Another worker was hit in the back of the head, police said.
Zablan, who is believed to be homeless, was charged with second-degree theft and was still in custody on Friday morning.
The second suspect was positively identified but has not been arrested yet.