Man allegedly stabs roommate in neck
Hawaii County police arrested a 32-year-old Puna man early Thursday morning for allegedly stabbing a 34-year-old male roommate.
Police said the victim had stab wounds to the neck and was taken by ambulance to Hilo Medical Center in serious but stable condition.
He was medevaced to The Queen’s Medical Center for additional treatment.
Police arrived at a Hawaiian Paradise Park home at 12:26 a.m. Thursday and arrested the man on suspicion of second-degree assault.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call police at 935-3311 or Detective Scott Amaral at 961-2384 or email Scott.Amaral@hawaiicounty.gov. Anonymous calls may be made to CrimeStoppers at 961-8300.