Makaha woman charged in connection to shooting

May Iwa Brewer arrested Saturday night

 UPDATED 1:31 PM HST May 27, 2013
May Iwa Brewer charged in shooting
HONOLULU, Hawaii -

Honolulu Police charged a 32-year-old Makaha woman with attempted murder and robbery in connection with a shooting earlier this month.

Police arrested May Iwa Brewer Saturday night in Kapolei after issuing a CrimeStoppers bulletin late last week.

The shooting happened May 19th along Farrington Highway in Makaha.

A police report said a 40-year-old woman was sitting in her car along the highway when she was approached by Brewer.

The report said Brewer brandished a hand gun, demanded money and tried to take the victim's property.

During a struggle, the gun went off and a bullet hit the victim in the head, according to police.

The victim was taken to the hospital in serious condition.

Bail for Brewer was set at $250,000.

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