Police investigate remains of missing woman

Dawn Gambsky
Dawn Gambsky

BIG ISLAND (KHNL) - On the Big Island, police executing a search warrant unearthed the remains of a missing woman.

Officers found the body of 34-year-old Dawn Gambsky buried in a grave behind her home in Orchidland.

Police say a friend of Gambsky last saw her in January and finally reported her missing last month.

Right now, police are investigating the case as a coroners inquest, and not as a homicide.

They're waiting for word on the exact cause of death.