The suspect in a stabbing at an Ala Moana Center restaurant Friday night has been released by police pending investigation.
Police arrested Saded Eram, 29, of Kalihi for first degree assault.
According to police, Eram allegedly stabbed a 23-year-old employee with a steak knife in the kitchen of Tsukiji Fish Market and Restaurant around 7 p.m. Friday.
Sources say the employee was injured in the chest.
After a brief chase, police caught Eram downstairs from the upper-level restaurant.
The stabbing victim was taken to the hospital in serious condition. There is no information on his present condition.