Body Found in Hawai’i Island ParkJuly 20, 2012, 8:39 AM HST · Updated July 20, 8:40 AM 0 Comments
By Wendy Osher
Hawai’i Island police are investigating the discovery of a body found last night at Higashihara Park in Keauhou Mauka.
The incident was reported at 5:48 p.m. on Thursday, July 19, 2012.
Fire Department personnel arrived on scene to find a partially decomposed body, lying in an area of heavy brush and vegetation.
Detectives from the Criminal Investigation Division have since initiated a coroner’s inquest case with an autopsy pending to determine the exact cause of death.
At last report, police had not yet determined the identity, age, or sex of the deceased.