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.