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Suspect arrested in deadly Honolulu Chinatown shooting


Honolulu police have arrested a suspect in connection with the deadly shooting that took place in Chinatown last Friday, August 19.

According to the Honolulu Star-Advertiser, the shooting occurred at the 100 block of North Hotel Street around 11:20 p.m. A husband and wife were arguing with an unknown man at a bus stop when another unknown man arrived and shot the wife in the head.

The woman was taken to a nearby hospital and pronounced dead early Saturday, KITV 4 reports.

Police arrested 58-year-old Tony Johnson, around 2 a.m. on Tuesday in Chinatown. According to the Honolulu Star-Advertiser, he has been arrested on suspicion of second-degree murder, unlawful ownership or possession of a firearm, use of a firearm and place to keep a pistol or revolver.

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