A 53-year-old man was taken to the hospital in serious condition after being stabbed multiple times.
The incident happened just after midnight Saturday on Kalakaua Avenue near Kapiolani Park.
Police say a physical confrontation took place just before the stabbing.
Two men were arrested nearby for attempted murder. They have not been charged.
South Africans in Hawaii are grieving, remembering Nelson Mandela as a man who defined the word, "hero." He's inspired many around the world including two women here in Hawaii.
Global civil rights icon Nelson Mandela, whose legacy is ending South African apartheid, has died.
United Airlines is facing a major online backlash. It bumped a Pearl Harbor survivor off a flight from California to Honolulu.