Honolulu Police are seeking two people accused of intentionally ramming their vehicle into a man with a machete, reports the Star-Advertiser.
Authorities identified the machete-wielding man as Trevor Guttman. They say he had threatened two women, 21 and 19, and a 23-year-old man.
KITV reports they arrested Guttman in the terroristic threatening case, but later released him without charges.
Authorities have now launched an attempted murder case and are seeking the two people in the vehicle.
Video shown by KITV paints a timeline of the events.
It first shows a man with a machete threatening the group. He is later seen pounding his machete on the sidewalk. He is then hit from behind by a black SUV vehicle.
It’s at that point that the group pounces on the man, repeatedly hitting and kicking him while he is on the ground.
Guttman runs across the street and the group chases him down and continues to beat him.
It is unclear whether those who beat Guttman are connected to those in the vehicle.
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