New clue in massacre mystery

  • Caleb Loehrer / The Garden Island

    Kawika Wilson (center) interprets the readout of his ground-penetrating-radar equipment for a research team that feels they found a mass grave, while a documentary film crew films the search.

  • Caleb Loehrer / The Garden Island

    Raymond Catania (right) and Christopher Ballesteros check out a site they believe to be a mass grave containing the bodies of 16 Filipino workers killed in the Hanapepe Massacre 95 years ago.

  • Caleb Loehrer / The Garden Island

    A nameless cement gravestone bears the date of the Hanapepe Massacre.

HANAPEPE — A group of volunteer researchers may have discovered the location of an unmarked mass grave containing the bodies of Filipino sugar cane workers killed in a horrific labor conflict nearly a century ago.

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