Maui Police: 8 Unclaimed Remains at Forensic Facility

April 18, 2017, 9:02 AM HST · Updated April 18, 4:46 PM
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Maui Police Department Forensic Facility in Wailuku. Photo by Wendy Osher.

The Maui Police Department reports that their forensic facility currently has eight unclaimed remains.

Department officials tell us they hope to get in touch with family members of the deceased.

The remains include individuals whose date of death ranges from August 2016 to January of 2017.

Identities of all have been confirmed and are available in a listing posted below.


Maui police say if they are not able to locate any next of kin within a reasonable amount of time, they are submitted for disposition and the bodies remain at the facility until the mortuary gets approval from MedQuest to cremate.

Unclaimed remains include the following:

Michael Andrew Miranda
Date of Death: 01/26/17
Height: 5’8 1⁄2”
Weight: 147 lbs.
Eyes: Brown
Hair: Brown/white with male pattern baldness
Identifying marks: Pierced left earlobe, demon tattoo on lower back, other tattoos

Michael Krugman
Date of Death: 12/24/16
Height: 5’4”
Weight: 121 lbs.
Eyes: Green-gray
Hair: White/brown with male pattern baldness; moustache and beard
Identifying marks: None

Matthew Blair
Date of Death: 12/22/16
Height: 5’10”–6’
Weight: 150-170 lbs.
Eyes: Brown
Hair: Brown; facial hair
Identifying marks: Linear tattoo on left upper arm and triangle-shaped tattoo on upper back

Donna Rowley
Date of Death: 11/28/16
Height: 5’3”
Weight: 127 lbs.
Eyes: Brown
Hair: Brown/white, medium length
Identifying marks: Scars on right hand

Kenneth Lee Gillette
Date of Death: 09/12/16
Height: 5’11”
Weight: 174 lbs.
Eyes: Dark, discolored
Hair: Brown/white, facial hair
Identifying marks: None
Other: Decedent previously suffered a stroke resulting in weakness in his right side

Heidi Harrold
Date of Death: 11/02/16
Height: 5’3”
Weight: 126 lbs.
Eyes: Blue
Hair: Brown, medium length
Identifying marks: None

Mark Childs
Date of Death: 08/01/16
Height: 5’8″
Weight: 176 lbs.
Eyes: Blue
Hair: Gray
Identifying marks: None

Thurston Perkins
Date of Death: 11/15/16
Height: 5’9″
Weight: 192 lbs.
Eyes: Unidentifiable
Hair: Brown
Identifying marks: None

Anyone with information is asked to call (808)463-3833.

Wendy Osher
Wendy Osher leads the Maui Now news team. She is also the news voice of parent company, Pacific Media Group, having served nearly 20 years as News Director for the company’s six Maui radio stations.

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