Police Reveal Autopsy Results in Death of 4-Year-Old

An autopsy has been conducted on the body of the four-year-old female who died following an incident at her home in Puna.

The Hawai`i Police Department reports that the medical examiner’s preliminary findings indicate the injury appears consistent with an accidental stab wound, however, it has deferred ruling on the manner of death pending additional analysis.

Detectives from the Area I Juvenile Aid Section are continuing this investigation.