Man accused of stealing cellphone

A 38-year-old Lahaina man was being held on $5,000 bail Tuesday at the Wailuku police station for allegedly stealing a cellphone in Lahaina, police said.

Morgan Henderson was charged with second-degree robbery.

Around 11:35 p.m. Sunday, police responded to the 500-block area of Front Street regarding an assault case. When they arrived on scene, a 57-year-old Colorado man reported his cellphone being stolen by an unknown male after a physical altercation.

The cellphone was tracked to the Lahaina Harbor area where officers located the suspect.

The victim was transported to the Maui Memorial Medical Center for treatment. Police said the man sustained minor injuries and was not hospitalized.


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