Police / Fire


POSTED: Thursday, September 24, 2009

Man, 25, is accused of attacking bus driver

A 25-year-old man allegedly pushed and tried to punch a 57-year-old male city bus driver Tuesday morning.

Police were called after the 3 a.m. incident yesterday on an Oahu Transit Services bus.

Officers arrested the man on suspicion of interference with the operation of a public transit vehicle.


2 wanted in theft of farm's generator

; CrimeStoppers and police released photos yesterday of possible suspects in a Wahiawa burglary and are asking for the public's help.

Police are looking for a man and woman who allegedly stole a generator July 10 from a garage at Helemano Farms, 101 Nakeke Place.

Police said surveillance cameras showed a man and woman in their 20s arriving in a 1980s-model maroon Nissan Frontier with a silver and blue stripe on the door.

The two entered the garage and returned to the truck with the generator.

Another man who was in the passenger seat was seen helping the two load the generator into the truck bed.

The woman was described as 5 feet 4 inches tall, weighing about 120 pounds, with light brown hair, and wearing a blue tank top, brown shorts and white tennis shoes.

The man, described as between 5 feet 8 inches and 5 feet 9 inches tall, weighing 140 pounds, was wearing a blue T-shirt, blue shorts, a blue baseball cap, blue shoes and sunglasses.

Anyone with information is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 955-8300 or *CRIME on a cell phone.