The suspect who allegedly broke into a home on Bayview Haven Place in Kaneohe has been caught, according to police.
He was caught around 12:15 p.m., police said.
Honolulu Police Maj. Gordon Gomes said officers responded to a report of a male suspect who allegedly broke into a home in Kaneohe at about 7:30 a.m today.
The suspect fled after he was spotted by the home’s resident.
Police were called. Gomes said officers saw the suspect and gave chase.
The suspect is described as a man in his 30s wearing a black hooded sweater and sneakers. He allegedly burglarized another home on Puuohalai Place.
Police believed he was armed with a gun.
No injuries were reported.
Gomes said they set up a perimeter and are focusing their search in a heavily vegetated brush area behind a home on Puuohalai Place.
A police helicopter and search dogs are also assisting.