Police Need Help Identifying Skeletal Remains Found in Manoa

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BY KIM BUFFET – CrimeStoppers and the Honolulu Police Department are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying human remains that were found on September 28, 2010.

Construction workers digging in the back yard of a residence on Oahu Avenue unearthed a sock containing what appeared to be a human foot and leg bones. Further excavation of the site by JPAC revealed remains of what is believed to be a Caucasian male with gunshot wounds to the head.


Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call CrimeStoppers at

955-8300, or *CRIME on your cellular phone.  Free cellular calls are provided by AT&T, Nextel Hawaii, T-Mobile, Verizon Wireless Hawaii, Mobi PCS, and Hawaiian Tel. The public may now send anonymous text and web tips. Text “CS808” plus your message to 274637or CRIMES

Victim: Unknown male

Race: Caucasian

Age: 30-55 years old Height: 5’4”-5’6”

Build: Medium

Clothing: “Penatela” Levis brand pants, dark colored shirt, white tube socks with blue trim.

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Do not approach any suspect.  All suspects and wanted fugitives should be considered armed and dangerous.  All calls are confidential and anonymous. CrimeStoppers rewards are not paid to persons who participate in a crime, or are victims of a crime, or in missing person cases.

Be a CrimeStopper and call the hot line at 955-8300 or *Crime on your cellular telephone.  Access the CrimeStoppers website at https://www.crimestoppers-honolulu.org053/10