Body pulled from waters off Nakalei Camp in Paauilo

Body pulled from waters off Nakalei Camp in Paauilo
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PAAUILO, BIG ISLAND (HawaiiNewsNow) - Rescue divers on Hawaii Island have recovered a man's body from waters off Paauilo on Hawaii Island, Hawaii News Now has learned.

Authorities with the Hawaii County Fire Department say the body was found southeast of Nakalei Camp. A helicopter used to transport emergency personnel used the nearby Paauilo Park as a landing zone.

Once recovered from the ocean, the body was transferred into the custody of the Hawaii County Police Department, officials say.

This story will be updated.

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