Police open murder investigation following Kona woman's death

KONA (HawaiiNewsNow) - Big Island police have opened a murder investigation following a Kona woman's death.

Twenty-eight-year-old Joy Macres of Holualoa was taken to Kona Community Hospital with head injuries on Sunday.

She was flown to the Queen's Medical Center, where she died.

Police had initially classified the case as family abuse.

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