Man wanted for allegedly robbing a First Hawaiian Bank branch arrested

Man wanted for allegedly robbing a First Hawaiian Bank branch arrested
This man is wanted for allegedly robbing a First Hawaiian Bank on North King Street. (Source: Security Cameras)

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - The suspect wanted in a bank robbery earlier this week has been arrested, authorities said.

According to a CrimeStoppers release, police located and arrested the 34-year-old suspect around 10:45 p.m. Thursday in Manoa area.

He’s being held on suspicion of second-degree theft.

Investigators say the robbery incident happened just after 10 a.m. Tuesday at the First Hawaiian Bank branch near Chinatown.

The suspect allegedly handed the teller a note demanding money before fleeing on a skateboard. Sources said he got away with about $1,100.

Anyone with information is urged to call CrimeStoppers at 955-8300, or click here to submit an anonymous tip.

This story may be updated.

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