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Four arrested after Hilo stabbing

HILO, BIG ISLAND (HawaiiNewsNow) - By Jon Rombaoa

Hawaii Island police have arrested four people in connection with a fatal stabbing that took place on Tuesday, January 20. 

Suspects, Aaron Figueroa, 21, Lilly Costa, 22, Garrett Dahlin, 22 and Brittne Morgan, 28 were all arrested Thursday evening, January 22 at their Honomu home. They were each arrested on suspicion of second-degree murder. 

The four suspects remain in custody in the Hilo police cellblock while detectives from the Area I Criminal Investigations Section proceed with the investigation.

Forty-three-year-old Brian Whetten, who had no permanent address, was found Tuesday with stab wounds in a drug store parking lot off Kilauea Avenue. He died later at Hilo Medical Center.

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