POSTED: 1:59 p.m. HST, Jan 7, 2013
LAST UPDATED: 7:44 a.m. HST, Jan 8, 2013
Hawaii County police arrested a 37-year-old Hilo woman tonight in connection with a stabbing death in Hilo.
The woman was arrested on suspicion of second-degree murder and held in the Hilo cellblock.
Police responded to a 5:19 a.m. call in the 1400 block of Kaumana Drive, where they found a 38-year-old Hilo man with a stab wound. The victim was taken to Hilo Medical Center, where he died at 7:11 a.m.
Police ask that anyone with information on this case call the Police Department’s nonemergency line at 935-3311 or Detective Wendall Carter at 961-2378. Detective Carter also may be reached by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.