Homicide investigation underway in Waipio Acres

Local News

HONOLULU (KHON2) — The Honolulu police are investigating a homicide at the Waipio Gardens Apartments after a 74-year-old woman was found dead on Sunday night. She suffered traumatic injuries to her face and head. Her dog was also found with fatal traumatic injuries.

The suspect, a 33-year-old man was located at Inspire Church a short time later. He was arrested for second-degree murder, attempted burglary and first-degree cruelty to animals.

Police said they appear to be related.

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