MPD release man arrested in Molokai murder

MOLOKAI (HawaiiNewsNow) - The 39-year-old man arrested in connection with a suspicious death on Molokai was released from police custody on Friday pending further investigation.

Maui police arrested Jeffrey Davis on Wednesday in connection with the death of a 20-year-old man but released him while they wait for forensic test results.

A moped rider found the body of Koshari Kahikili Waits along the highway near mile marker 15 in Mapulehu on Tuesday.  He had a head injury.

According to the Maui Police Department, Davis was released Friday around 3:41 p.m.

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