Maui murder victim identified

Maui murder victim identified

KAHULUI, MAUI (HawaiiNewsNow) - Authorities have identified the man whose body was found in Kahului Saturday afternoon.

The victim was identified as 39-year-old Michael Colby.

A beachgoer discovered Colby's body in the bushes next to a blue pickup truck off Amala Place near Kaa Point. Colby, who reportedly suffered several injuries, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Maui police opened a second-degree murder investigation into the case.

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