Police on manhunt for Manoa Longs robberUPDATED 7:07 AM HST Jul 01, 2014Video Transcript
Police continue their search RIGHT NOW for a man who robbed a longs drug store -- at gunpoint. KITV 4's Ashley Moser is live from Manoa with the latest. Ashley? Lara -- police still searching for the man who entered Longs Drug store on woodland drive behind me. Police tell us the man was armed and demanded money from on of the cashiers inside. It happened at 11:50 last night just before the store closed. As for the suspect, police say the man wore a black hat and fled on foot -- southbound on Woodlawn drive. This was actually the second robbery that happened last night. Two hours earlier police say a man robbed Earlier a Waikiki ABC at gunpoint. The store was at the corner of Hobron lane and ala moana blvd. Police closed off the store -- lined it with caution tape as investigators interviewed witnesses. Crews searched on the ground and also in the air -- conducting an ariel search. But police were not able to locate the suspect. We spoke to investigators about what witnesses saw before the man fled on foot. They say the man was wearing all black about 5'7" -- and was able to get away with an undisclosed amount of money. Police have not confirmed if the two robberies are related. But I spoke to a longs employee who says despite the incident that happened here last night - they will open be open today. Reporting live from Manoa -- Ashley moser -- KITV 4 news. Back to you!