Police recover body at Lumahai Beach on Wednesday, May 15

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Kauai police recovered the body of a man found dead Wednesday morning, May 15, in a remote area of Lumahai Beach, on the North Shore.

Police do not suspect foul play in the cause of his death.                                        

The man has been preliminarily identified as someone with no permanent address who was known to live along the beach at Lumahai.

According to witness reports, community members had not seen the man in a while so on Wednesday they went to check on him at his known campsite along Lumahai Beach.

There, at approximately 8:30 a.m., he was discovered dead.

The man’s name is currently being withheld pending an autopsy to confirm his identity, along with the cause of his death.

The investigation remains ongoing.

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