Nguyen, 35, is on trial for kidnapping and murder for the alleged fatal beating in an illegal gambling house in downtown Honolulu in April 2011. ~~ Alex Nguyen laughed when he learned that Duc Pham had died from a beating that occurred during an interrogation about a theft from a Chinatown gambling house, a government witness testified in state court Friday.
The Honolulu Advertiser, Sat, Feb 28 2015 @ 05:44 AM
A 26-year-old missionary from the Philippines who was reported missing in Honolulu earlier this month has been arrested and charged with sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl. Kristina Angeles was reported missing after failing to return to the Kingdom of Jesus Christ in Waipahu on Jan. 30. Angeles, whose visa was set to expire in April, was arrested at the Pearl City police station on Thursday morning.
The Honolulu Advertiser, Sat, Feb 28 2015 @ 01:50 AM
Honolulu firefighters are searching Haiku Stairs for a missing hiker who reported he was on the closed Windward Oahu attraction. Fire Inspector Kendall Ching said 17 firefighters were dispatched at about 6 a.m. Saturday to search the stairs, also known as the Stairway to Heaven, after the 17-year-old Hawaii island boy did not return from his hike on Friday.
The Honolulu Advertiser, Sat, Feb 28 2015 @ 06:12 PM
The countdown at crosswalk lights means how much time you have until you cant cross, right? That's what many pedestrians believed before they were ticketed by police. A new petition is being pushed to clear up the confusion on crosswalk laws.
KITV-TV, Sat, Feb 28 2015 @ 03:43 AM
FBI agents in Dexter, N.M., on Wednesday arrested Chason Colt Morgan, 29, as a result of a criminal complaint issued in U.S. District Court in Honolulu, Special Agent Tom Simon said. ~~ A former Honolulu soldier was charged with aggravated sexual abuse of a child stemming from 2010 and will be brought back to Hawaii from New Mexico to face the charge, the FBI said.
The Honolulu Advertiser, Fri, Feb 27 2015 @ 05:26 AM
Honolulu attorney and entrepreneurship expert Leigh-Ann Miyasato has been hired as a technology-licensing associate at the University of Hawaii's technology transfer and commercialization office. The Office of Technology Transfer and Economic Development, or OTTED for short, guides UH students and faculty to commercialize their research and technology .
Business Journal, Fri, Feb 27 2015 @ 05:28 PM