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Saigon Palace Fight Leads to Attempted Murder Charge

August 20, 2019, 3:50 PM HST
* Updated August 21, 6:45 AM
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Maui police have charged a 36-year-old Lahaina man with second degree attempted murder after an incident at a Wailuku bar over the weekend.

Soine Koniseti is being held in lieu of $100,000 bail after being arrested by Wailuku patrol Saturday at Saigon Palace, located at 310 Hoʻokahi Street. Officers were responding to calls of a large fight at 1:35 a.m. fronting the bar when they discovered the 29-year-old victim.

The victim was transported to Maui Memorial Medical Center where he was treated and released. Another 38-year-old man was arrested for second degree assault involving the same case.

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