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Police arrest suspect in Pearl City smoke shop armed robbery

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PEARL CITY, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

After a days-long search for suspects in an armed robbery at a Pearl City smoke shop, Honolulu police have made an arrest.

Police on Tuesday arrested 21-year-old Wayne Okagbue on four counts of first-degree robbery.

Okagbue was transferred Thursday morning from Honolulu Police to the federal agency, The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and explosives (ATF).  He is charged with using a gun to commit violent acts.

The incident happened around 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Hawaiian Holy Smokes off Kamehameha Highway.

Police said the three suspects used a gun to steal $1,400 in cash and merchandise.

The two other suspects remain at large.

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