Shooting between housemates on the Big Island

Big Island Police - Hawaii County Police

A shooting in Honaunau on the Big Island has sent one man to the hospital and another to jail.

The shooting happened around 6:30 p.m. Thursday in a home off Highway 11.

Police report that a 52-year-old man was shot in the stomach. He was taken to the hospital in critical condition.

Forty-four-year-old Monte Moreau, who lived in the same house as the victim, was arrested for attempted murder.

He remains behind bars and has not been charged.

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