Men arrested after shots fired


Two Puna men are in police custody on suspicion of reckless endangering after police received reports of shots being fired Wednesday night in a residential neighborhood in Puna.

Shortly after 9 p.m. police responded to Nenue Street in the Hawaiian Beaches subdivision, where they arrested 63-year-old Peter Lopes and 45-year-old Peter Lopes Jr., both of Pahoa.

No one was injured in the shooting. Both men were taken to the Hilo police cellblock while detectives investigated.

 

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