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Missing Marine found dead on Kaau Crater trail

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PALOLO, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

Authorities are still investigating the death of a 21-year-old U.S. Marine, whose body was found Tuesday on the Kaau Crater trail.

Pfc. Tyler Wechsler was reported missing nearly two weeks ago in Waikiki, but investigators tracked Pfc. his cell phone to the Kaau Crater Trail in the back of Palolo Valley.

The New Jersey native, who joined the Marines in May 2016, trained as an airframes mechanic and was promoted to private first class in November 2016, military officials said.

Anyone with information is asked to call authorities.

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