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UPDATE: OCCC Inmate Fatally Shot

March 1, 2019, 7:33 PM HST
* Updated March 2, 5:02 PM
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Maurice Arrisgado Jr. PC: Hawai‘i Department of Public Safety

UPDATE: 3.1.19, 7:46 PM

Hawai‘i Department of Public Safety Public Information Officer Toni Schwartz has confirmed that inmate Maurice Arrisgado Jr. was pronounced dead at the hospital.

He was shot near Pu‘uhale while attempting to run from OCCC. He was taken by ambulance in critical condition to a nearby hospital.

Internal Affairs investigators and Honolulu Police are currently at the facility to conduct investigations which is normal protocol after incidents such as this.

We will release updated information when it becomes available.

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ORIGINAL POST: 3.1.19, 7:33 PM

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There has been an apparent shooting of an O‘ahu Community Correctional Center inmate tonight, March 1, 2019.

“We can confirm an inmate named Maurice Arrisgado was shot near Pu‘uhale,” said Hawai‘i Department of Public Safety Public Information Officer Toni Schwartz. “He was taken by ambulance in critical condition to a nearby hospital.

Internal Affairs investigators and Honolulu Police are currently at the facility to conduct investigations, which is normal protocol after incidents such as this.

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“There is nothing more we can say at this preliminary stage,” Schwartz said. “We will release updated information when it becomes available.”

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