Police arrest man for attempted murder in Haleiwa

Police arrest man for attempted murder in Haleiwa

HALEIWA, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Honolulu police arrested a 21-year-old man on suspicion of attempted murder in Haleiwa on Thursday night.

According to Emergency Medical Services, it happened near the 7-Eleven store on Kamehameha Highway around 7:40 p.m.

Authorities say the suspect assaulted a 45-year-old man.

The victim was taken to the hospital in critical condition, EMS said.

The suspect, Kala Lua, was subsequently arrested.

Lua remains in police custody.

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