The lawyer for a 72-year-old man arrested Saturday in connection with a fatal shooting possibly related to road rage in Aiea said his client was “devastated” by the incident.
Rustam Barbee said that when he visited Darryl Freeman at the police cellblock Sunday, Freeman wanted to tell him what happened, but the two did not discuss the shooting because of privacy concerns.
Barbee said the incident has been tough on Freeman, a retired firefighter, partly because of his age.
“He’s pretty distraught at this point,” he said. “His family is very concerned.”
Freeman, of Aiea, was arrested at 1:50 p.m. Saturday for investigation of second-degree murder in connection with the death of a 31-year-old Kalihi man, whom family members identified as Keenyn Pahio, a father of three girls.
Police said Freeman and Pahio got into an argument possibly over a traffic-related issue on Moanalua Road in front of Aiea Shopping Center shortly before noon Saturday. Freeman got out of his van, shot Pahio and drove away, police said.
Pahio was taken…