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|Two police officers killed, seven homes destroyed in standoff
First responders remain at the scene under Diamond Head on Monday morning, a day after a “tragic unfolding of events” that started with a stabbing and ended with the shooting deaths of two Honolulu police officers and a raging fire that destroyed seven homes. Flare-ups from the house fires continued through the night and into the early-morning hours as police continued searching for the three people still unaccounted for, including the 69-year-old suspect who was facing eviction. Hawaii News Now. Honolulu Star-Advertiser. Civil Beat. Hawaii Public Radio. Tribune-Herald. KITV4. KHON2.
Honolulu Police Chief Susan Ballard identified the two Honolulu police officers as Tiffany Enriquez and Kaulike Kalama. Honolulu Star-Advertiser.
Body camera footage shows 2019 encounter between suspect, officer killed in line of duty At least one of the Honolulu police officers who was shot and killed in the line of duty Sunday had previously been dispatched to the suspect’s home in response to emergency calls, according to video obtained by Hawaii News Now. Hawaii News Now.
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