Police arrest suspect after couple robbed in Waikiki

Police arrest robbery suspect who targeted tourists in Waikiki

WAIKIKI (HawaiiNewsNow) - A juvenile was arrested early Tuesday after two tourists were robbed in Waikiki.

The robbery happened about 1:45 a.m. near Fort DeRussy.

Police said a Japanese couple was walking in the area when the suspect approached and threatened them with a weapon.

The suspect took their property and fled, but was later arrested nearby.

A first-degree robbery case has been opened.

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