HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - Honolulu police have arrested a man in connection with a freeway stabbing that caused a traffic backup late Sunday.
The crime happened on the H-1 Freeway westbound near the Palama off-ramp.
Emergency Medical Services said a 24-year-old man was stabbed in his lower torso. The victim was hospitalized in serious condition.
Police arrested 37-year-old Jonathan Oie on suspicion of second-degree assault and the use of a switchblade knife.
Oie has since been released pending investigation.
Police closed two left lanes of traffic for the investigation until 8:30 p.m. It’s not known how the stabbing started.
This story will be updated.