Kihei man, 60, charged in connection with sex assault of 8-year-old girl

Mother found man standing over her daughter with flashlight in mouth

Published  11:07 AM HST Jul 16, 2013
WAILUKU, Hawaii -

Maui police say a 60-year-old Kihei man was arrested for first-degree sexual assault and burglary in connection with the sexual assault of an 8-year-old girl.

The arrest happened last Wednesday at the victim's apartment in Kihei around 12:30 a.m. The victim's mother was awoken by the sound of her 8-year-old daughter crying.

The mother got up and saw a man standing over her daughter with a flashlight in his mouth.

The mother yelled and chased the man out of her daughter's room. The man ran down the stairs and into the parking lot as the mother called police.

A police officer saw a man walking at a fast pace within the apartment complex. The man was detained and a flashlight and a key ring were found in his possession.

The man was identified as Zdenek Behuncik. He was arrested and charged for first-degree sexual assault and first-degree burglary. He is being on $150,000 bail.

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