HONOLULU (KHON2) — Honolulu police are searching for a suspect considered “armed and dangerous” in connection to a deadly overnight shooting in Kakaako.

Check out more news from around Hawaii

Honolulu EMS responded to the incident just shortly before 11:15 p.m. on Friday to find a 39-year-old man with multiple gun shot wounds on Ohe Street.

Unfortunately, after being taken to the hospital in critical condition the victim died from his injuries.

Police preliminary investigation revealed the shooting stemmed from an argument between several individuals. The altercation then escalated and a suspect allegedly shot the 39-year-old multiple times and then fled in a dark colored truck.

“Based on the investigation thus far it appears that the victim and the suspect were acquaintances or new each other.”

 Lt. Deena Thoemmes of the Honolulu Police Department

A second-degree murder investigation is underway as HPD searches for the suspect described to have black curly hair and wearing a black shirt.

Get Hawaii’s latest morning news delivered to your inbox, sign up for News 2 You

Anyone with information is asked to call 911 or CrimeStoppers Honolulu.