Police charge man in connection with alleged sexual assault attempt on Maui

Police charge man in connection with alleged sexual assault attempt on Maui
Raymond Birano Junior (Source: Police)

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A man charged for allegedly trying to sexually assault a woman at the Maui mall was previously convicted of murder, Hawaii News Now has learned.

Police recently arrested Raymond Birano Jr. after he allegedly forced a woman at knifepoint, into a bathroom stall at Queen Kaahumanu Center.

The woman was able to get away.

Birano, who served nearly 3 decades in prison, is now charged with kidnapping and attempted sex assault.

Court records show he also served time for assault and escape.

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