Suspect in Waikiki road rage incident charged with attempted murder

Published: May. 17, 2014 at 2:28 AM HST
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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A 30-year-old woman accused of intentionally hitting an elderly woman with her car in Waikiki has been charged with attempted murder.

Jill Hansen was arrested on Wednesday evening in Manoa after fleeing the scene of a hit-and-run accident on Kalakaua Avenue.

Police said Hansen followed 73-year old Elizabeth Conklin to her Waikiki condo around noon Wednesday. According to witnesses, Hansen hit Conklin as she got out of her car, then reversed to hit her again.

The Honolulu Fire Department arrived on scene at approximately 11:45 a.m. and found Conklin on the ground with cuts and bruises on her body.

Hansen's bail has been set at $1 million.

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