Suspected murder-suicide investigation underway after 2 bodies found in Waikiki apartment

Authorities responded to the scene around 8:45 p.m. near Nahua Street.
Authorities responded to the scene around 8:45 p.m. near Nahua Street.(Hawaii News Now/file)
Published: Jul. 30, 2022 at 10:30 AM HST|Updated: Jul. 30, 2022 at 11:49 PM HST
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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Honolulu police are investigating a suspected murder-suicide after a man and woman in their 60s were found dead in their Waikiki apartment Friday night.

Authorities responded to the scene around 8:45 p.m. near Nahua Street.

Police said a 64-year-old woman fatally stabbed a man, 66.

She then appeared to have overdosed on prescribed medication, police said.

Sources said the man and woman were found in separate bedrooms. Both were pronounced dead at the scene, investigators said.

The relationship between the man and woman was not immediately clear.

An autopsy has been scheduled for Monday.

This is developing story. Please check back for updates.

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