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Police arrest 24-year-old in connection with Kalihi attempted murder

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KALIHI, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

Honolulu police arrested a 24-year-old man accused of an attempted murder early Sunday in Kalihi.

Police said several people were drinking alcohol on Silva Street around 1:20 a.m. when an argument broke out. The suspect, Lester Kiris, allegedly pulled out a kitchen knife and stabbed the 39-year-old victim in the shoulder.

Emergency Medical Services treated the victim, who was transported to the hospital in critical condition.

Kiris was arrested for second-degree attempted murder. He has not yet been charged.

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