Woman arrested in Kapolei on suspicion of operating stolen moped, carrying ‘butterfly knife’

Local News
hpd honolulu police patrol car badge generic_168730

HONOLULU (KHON2) — Honolulu police arrested a 26-year-old woman after she was stopped while allegedly operating a stolen moped in Kapolei on Wednesday, Aug. 25, and police reported they later found a butterfly knife in her possession.

Police said the 26-year-old was arrested in connection to two offenses around 3:20 a.m. Wednesday.

According to police, the 26-year-old was stopped because the moped she was allegedly operating had an expired safety check. It was revealed that the moped was stolen after officers ran checks on the vehicle, police said.

Officers arrested the 26-year-old on suspicion of unauthorized control of a propelled vehicle and police said, “A butterfly knife was later found on the suspect’s person,” and subsequently arrested her on suspicion of possession of a deadly weapon.

Check out what’s going on around the nation on our National News page

The investigation is ongoing, according to Honolulu police.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

More Hawaii News

More Local News

Trending Stories