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Man accused of sexually assaulting woman at bus stop released pending investigation

File photo of a Honolulu police car.
File photo of a Honolulu police car.(Hawaii News Now/file)
Published: May. 14, 2022 at 12:33 PM HST
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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A man accused of sexually assaulting a woman at a Kalihi bus stop was released from custody pending investigation.

Authorities said the victim, a 51-year-old woman, was found dead hours after the alleged assault occurred. The circumstances of her death were not immediately made clear.

Officers arrested the 47-year-old suspect Tuesday afternoon in the University area on South King Street.

Honolulu police said the alleged attack in April was caught on surveillance video.

This story will be updated.

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