KALIHI (HawaiiNewsNow) - A tense situation in Kalihi on Friday between police and a man carrying what appeared to be a firearm prompted brief evacuations.
The incident happened about noon near the Airgas store in Kalihi.
Police said officers were in the area looking for a man wanted on a federal probation warrant. As officers approached the suspect, he held out what appeared to be a firearm, police said. It turned out to be a fake gun.
Officers evacuated the area briefly as they negotiated with the suspect, who surrendered and was turned over to the U.S. Marshals.
This story will be updated.