HONOLULU (KHON2) — A 34-year-old man is in custody after he was accused of strangling his ex-girlfriend, according to the Honolulu Police Department.

The incident happened on Friday, Sept. 9, just after midnight in the Nanakuli area.

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The 32-year-old complainant reported to police that she and her ex-boyfriend got into an argument, which then escalated when he restricted her airway.

Police arrested the suspect on suspicion of abuse-strangulation.

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If you have any information about this case, contact HPD at (808) 529-3111.