Death of infant left in Waikiki toilet ruled a homicide

Published: Dec. 18, 2014 at 8:07 PM HST|Updated: Dec. 18, 2014 at 8:23 PM HST
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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The infant found inside the tank of a toilet at a Waikiki hotel in November was murdered.

The medical examiner's office Thursday confirms that the newborn discovered in a room at the Sheraton Waikiki on November 26 was suffocated to death.

Her 32-year-old mother, who was visiting from Korea, was arrested that night but released two days later pending further investigation.

Police have opened a 2nd-degree murder investigation.

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