Two people killed in apparent murder-suicide in Hanamaulu

HANAMAULU – Kauai police responded to a call in Hanamaulu early Saturday morning at approximately 3:47 a.m.

When the officers arrived at the scene, they found two dead bodies in an apartment at Kalepa Village. One of the victims was a 40-year-old woman and the other was a man, age 67.

Their identities will not be released until the next of kin have been notified and the autopsies have been completed.

According to a preliminary report, the incident is being classified as an apparent murder-suicide.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Det. Eric Caspillo at 241-1908.

Those wanting to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at 246-8300. 


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