Attempted murder trial underway: Cop recounts 2019 incident

  • Officer Randall Hancock testifies at the attempted murder trial of Shannon Ke Friday in Circuit Court. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

  • Shannon Ke appears on the first day of trial for attempted murder of a police officer Friday in Circuit Court. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

Trial began Friday for a Kailua-Kona man accused of attempted murder of a Hawaii Department officer in 2019 in Kailua Village.