POSTED: 4:38 p.m. HST, Sep 25, 2011
LAST UPDATED: 5:40 p.m. HST, Sep 25, 2011
The Honolulu Medical Examiner’s office identified a 47-year-old man who apparently drowned while canoeing off Waikiki as Eugene Diamond of Honolulu.
Police said Diamond was found unresponsive in the water by a passing catamaran about 10:45 a.m. Thursday after his canoe flipped over. He was taken to the hospital where he died. An autopsy will be done Monday. Police said foul play is not suspected.