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Second suspect still on the loose after attempted vehicle theft in Hilo

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HILO, HAWAII (HawaiiNewsNow) -

One man has been arrested while another suspect is sill on the loose Saturday after an attempted vehicle theft on the big island earlier this week. 

Police say 27-year-old Lawrence Mauga was arrested Thursday. A witness said they saw Mauga and another male try to break into a pickup truck on Hualani Street in Hilo.

Police were able to track down Mauga nearby after a failed attempt to hotwire the truck.

Mauga is being held on $4,000 bail.

Anyone with information on the second suspect is asked to call 961-8300.

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