Woman points gun at Pahoa school, lockdown engaged

Published On: Aug 29 2013 04:19:18 PM HST   Updated On: Aug 29 2013 04:19:45 PM HST

PAHOA, Hawaii -

A Puna woman is behind bars Thursday after pointing a gun at a Pahoa elementary school, causing the school to go on lockdown.

According to Big Island police, 49-year-old Lokelani Lenore Harbrecht-Kalua was believed to be brandishing a firearm at a home next to Keoneopoko Elementary School around 7:18 a.m.

Reports also indicate that she was pointing the gun at the school in the Hawaiian Beaches subdivision.

The school went on lockdown as a precaution. No one was injured in the incident.

Harbrecht-Kalua was arrested on suspicion of first-degree terroristic threatening.


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