2 officers reported killed in active shooting in Hawaii

The suspect reportedly set a home on fire in the trendy Waikiki Beach area of Honolulu.
1:39 | 01/20/20

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a violent rampage in Honolulu involving gunfire, at least two police officers reportedly killed. The FBI now on the scene. The alarming scene as ambulances rush to the area, speeding by a public park. Black smoke seen in the distance. A suspect reportedly stabbing one person, then setting a home on fire, several homes engulfed in flames there. Police taking up defensive positions near the scene, weapons drawn. The tense situation under way for hours. ABC's Marci Gonzalez with the images coming in and the new details. Reporter: Tonight, those raging flames consuming homes in this Honolulu neighborhood. Just a glimpse of the chaos unfolding there, that Hawaii's governor says left two officers dead. Local media reporting it started when the suspect was served an eviction notice and stabbed his female landlord. First responders rushing to the scene met by gunfire. The suspect, according to KITV, shooting at least three officers. They were doing cpr on the police officer and then there was a loud bang. Sounded like a shotgun, and it was five or six gunshots, sound like pistol shots. And then they brought out another officer on a -- on a stretcher. Reporter: The suspect then reportedly setting his landlord's house on fire. The flames quickly spreading out of control to other homes with firefighters forced to stay back because of the ongoing danger. Our affiliate reports the suspect still is not in custody. Tonight that landlord and at least one officer are reportedly hospitalized and the FBI is now on the scene in Hawaii. Tom? Marci Gonzalez with that breaking news out of Hawaii tonight. Marci, thank you.

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