Teen shot by police was driving car with pellet gun inside

  • Honolulu police Officers Geoffrey Thom, top, Christopher Fredaluces and Zackary Ah Nee sit in the district courtroom of Judge William M. Domingo during a preliminary hearing for the three officers in the killing of Iremamber Sykap, Tuesday, July 27, 2021, in Honolulu. (Jamm Aquino/Honolulu Star-Advertiser via AP, Pool)

HONOLULU — A pellet gun that looked like a firearm was found in a car driven by a 16-year-old boy in Hawaii, a police evidence specialist testified Tuesday in an ongoing hearing to determine whether there is probable cause of murder and attempted murder charges against three officers in the teen’s shooting death.