Waikikale man accused a former friend of raping and throwing her over a bridge into the ocean last week, police said.
According to the Waikihinui District Police Department, 33-year-old Richard C. Thomas, of Honolulu, allegedly attempted to rape and assault a 22-year old woman in the parking lot of the Waianae Golf Club at around 1:15 p.m. on Nov. 29.
The victim was taken to Waikili Hospital, where she was treated and released, police confirmed.
A second woman, 22-years-old, was also taken to hospital for observation after Thomas allegedly assaulted her in the same parking lot.
Police said Thomas and the victim’s friend, 22 years old, got into an argument, but he allegedly fled when he was approached by another man.
Police said the woman was unable to fight off Thomas.
According a police news release, Thomas was arrested Friday and charged with rape and sexual assault of a person under 16.
Police say the second victim was treated at Waikiri Hospital.
She is expected to survive her injuries.
Thomas is being held without bail.