Man arrested in connection with the murder of Lihue man

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HONOLULU (KHON2) — Kauai police have launched a murder investigation after a Lihue man died from suspicious injuries.

Police say on Saturday, Oct. 26, Kulueti Taulanga met with Leonard Guttman at Puhi Park.

A short time later, witnesses found Guttman with severe head injuries.

He was flown to Oahu, where he died Sunday night.

Taulanga was arrested on suspicion of murder and robbery.

He remains in custody on $600,000 bail.

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