A man has died on Monday after getting shot at the Hawaii state capitol following a violent altercation with a police officer.
Police said a man in his 20s was shot after he got into a confrontation with law enforcement officials, though the exact reason what prompted the incident remains unclear and still under investigation.
According to Hawaii News Now, the man choked a sheriff’s deputy, prompting him to open the fire.
The man was rushed to a hospital in critical condition after the shooting.
Another man on the scene has reportedly been taken to the hospital at his request, but his condition remains stable.
The entire rotunda of the state capitol has been cordoned off following the incident.