Ewa Beach man arrested for attempted murder

Darryl Higgins

An Ewa Beach man has been arrested for attempted murder.

Police arrested 31-year-old Darryl Higgins at around 4:15 p.m. Tuesday near Washington Middle School off King. and Punahou sts.

According to police, officers observed Higgins speeding in a vehicle at around 3:25 p.m. and discovered it was stolen. Officers followed Higgins to a gas station and, when he saw them, Higgins jumped back into his vehicle and tried to drive away, dragging one of the officers as he fled. Police say Higgins then hit two other vehicles that were stopped in traffic.

In addition to attempted murder, Higgins was also arrested for driving a stolen car and resisting arrest. He has not been charged.

Police also arrested his female passenger.

The case remains under investigation.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s