Police arrest CA man after woman found dead in Waikiki hotel room

WAIKIKI (HawaiiNewsNow) - A 42-year-old California man was arrested for second-degree murder Friday after a woman was found dead in a Waikiki hotel room.

The 30-year-old victim was strangled, according to sources, who also say she has been arrested for prostitution twice in the six months she has lived in Hawaii. Arrest logs identified the suspect as Jeremy J. Henderson.

Her identity has not officially been released.

Sources tell Hawaii News Now that the two met at a bar Thursday night and it was the suspect who called 911.

He was arrested about 5:30 a.m. at 2500 Kuhio Ave., the Hilton Waikiki Beach Hotel.

Sources say the suspect is in Hawaii on a business trip, doing IT work for a local company.

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