Suspect: I tried to get cop killer to turn self in

  • Judge Margaret Masunaga presides over a preliminary hearing for Jorge Pagan-Torres, Malia Lajala and Krystle Ferreira Tuesday in District Court. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)
  • Defense attorney Andrew Kennedy, left with his client Krystle Ferreira, Malia Lajala, and William Reece with his client Jorge Pagan-Torres listen to a police interview during their preliminary hearing Tuesday in District Court. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)
  • Krystle Ferreira consults with her defense attorney Andrew Kennedy at Tuesday's preliminary hearing in District Court. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)
  • Krystle Ferreira rests her head on the table during testimony at Tuesday's preliminary hearing in District Court. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)
  • Krystle Ferreira, left, Malia Lajala, defense attorney William Reece and Jorge Pagan-Torres listen to testimony at Tuesday's preliminary hearing in district court. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)
  • Jorge Pagan-Torres appears in District Court Tuesday for a preliminary hearing. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)
  • Detective Jerome Manuel takes the stand at the preliminary hearing for Jorge Pagan-Torres, Malia Lajala and Krystle Ferreira Tuesday in District Court. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)
  • Deputy Prosecuting Attorney Kauanoe Jackson questions a witness at the preliminary hearing for Jorge Pagan-Torres, Malia Lajala and Krystle Ferreira Tuesday in District Court. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)
  • Defense attorney James Biven appears with his client Malia Lajala at Tuesday's preliminary hearing in District Court. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)
  • A preliminary hearing is held for Jorge Pagan-Torres, Malia Lajala and Krystle Ferreira Tuesday in District Court. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)
  • Malia Lajala listens to her interview with police at Tuesday's preliminary hearing in District Court. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

KEALAKEKUA — Malia Lajala told police she asked Justin Waiki on Friday to turn himself in the days after he became a suspect in last week’s shooting death of Officer Bronson Kaliloa.