Investigation launched at Schofield after soldier’s spouse found dead

Investigation launched at Schofield after soldier’s spouse found dead
Schofield Barracks Macomb Gate (Source: Hawaii News Now)

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - An investigation is underway after military police found the body of a soldier’s spouse in a Schofield Barracks housing area.

Authorities said they made the discovery around 8 a.m. Wednesday while conducting a welfare check at the request of a family member. Sources told HNN the body was found in a trash receptacle in a home.

A person of interest has been identified, sources said.

Army Criminal Investigation Command is investigating and has not released additional information.

The victim has not been identified.

This story will be updated.

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