Police searching for Waikiki shooter

Published On: Nov 19 2013 06:25:51 AM HST
Updated On: Nov 19 2013 06:37:13 AM HST

Hawaii police have launched a manhunt in Waikiki after an apparent shooting sends a woman to the hospital.

HONOLULU -

Honolulu police are searching for a man suspected of shooting a woman in Waikiki Monday night.

Investigators say a 32-year-old woman was walking on Liliuokalani Avenue toward Kuhio Avenue just after 6 p.m. when she was injured.

She heard a loud pop followed by sudden pain, according to police.  After inspecting the affected area, the woman discovered she had a wound.

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Emergency Medical Services officials say she was taken to the hospital in stable condition after suffering an apparent gunshot wound.

"She was shot by an unknown caliber round of an unknown weapon," said Lt. Dien Shearer.

Police say the woman was on her way to the Pacific Beach Hotel.

Investigators have opened an attempted murder case.

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