A Kahului man is in custody today, charged with first-degree assault and burglary after attacking a man in the Kahului home of his ex-girlfriend.
Maui Police say that, around 1:45 a.m. Friday, March 7, 53 year-old Lomae Lomae entered the home of his ex-girlfriend without her permission or knowledge. Police say Lomae had a hammer and – in anger – struck a man in the head upon discovering the man in the bedroom of his ex-girlfriend.
The victim was transported to Maui Memorial Medical Center in critical condition.
Lomae was arrested. His bail has been set at $15,000. No updates have been issued on the victim’s condition.