Man arrested in Chinatown after allegedly striking woman with wood stick

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File – Graffiti-ridden walls along King Street in Chinatown, Honolulu, Hawaii, April 8, 2021.

HONOLULU (KHON2) — A 38-year-old man was arrested in Chinatown after he allegedly struck a 54-year-old woman with a wooden stick on Friday, July 2, according to Honolulu police.

The incident occurred around 8:30 a.m. Friday in the Chinatown area, police said.

The woman was in pain after being struck with the stick, according to police, and the 38-year-old man was detained, identified and arrested on suspicion of second-degree assault and fourth-degree theft at 8:40 a.m. Friday.

The investigation is ongoing.

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