Updated at 7:43 p.m., Sunday, September 2, 2007
Honolulu fugitive charged with ramming police vehicle
Advertiser StaffA fugitive arrested Thursday has been charged with ramming an unmarked police vehicle and drug possession.
Christopher Young Lee, 25, of a Kanunu Street address, was charged by prosecutors with first-degree criminal property damage and third-degree promotion of a dangerous drug.
His bail totals $50,000. Lee's initial appearance is Tuesday at District Court.
Lee is also being held on an outstanding $30,000 warrant and a $15,000 parole-revocation warrant.
Central Honolulu Crime Reduction Unit officers had stopped Lee at the intersection of South King Street and Kalakaua Avenue at 1:10 p.m. Thursday when he allegedly rammed the police vehicle in an attempt to drive off.
Lee has three prior convictions, including two for drug-related offenses.