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Villasista Held on $110,000 Bail in Botched Robberies

August 2, 2013, 7:09 PM HST
* Updated August 2, 7:12 PM
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A 37-year-old Honomu man has been charged in connection with two botched robberies in Hilo Wednesday.

In addition to the two counts of attempted robbery, Kris Villasista was also charged with car theft.

His bail was set at $110,000.

He was being held in the Hilo cellblock pending an initial court appearance on Monday.

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