On February 20 at about 10:11 p.m., 57-year-old Robert Hartmann of Wailuku was arrested and charged for Arson in the First Degree and Terroristic Threatening in the First Degree.
Investigation revealed that on February 20, 2020, at about 9:28 p.m., Hartmann threatened to “Kill” several of his neighbors and threatened to set the house on fire. He then attempted to set fire to his residence. As a result of Hartmann’s actions, several victims feared for their lives.
No injuries were sustained by anyone as a result of this incident.
The investigation is ongoing. Hartmann’s bail was set at $11,000.00. He remained in Police custody until being released to District Court on February 21 at about 10:59 a.m.