Man accused of posing as law enforcement, robbing man in Chinatown

Man accused of posing as law enforcement, robbing man in Chinatown
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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Honolulu police arrested a man accused of posing as a law enforcement officer and kidnapping and robbing a man on Wednesday.

It happened in the Chinatown area at around 3 p.m.

Police said 26-year-old Anthony Nguyen threatened a 50-year-old man into giving up his property.

Nguyen was reportedly posing an officer and allegedly held the man against his will.

A witness called police, and the suspect was arrested.

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