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Police say BMW found below Maui cliff belonged to missing woman

By Star-Advertiser staff

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LAST UPDATED: 05:59 p.m. HST, Jan 07, 2014


Maui police have identified the owner of a vehicle found at the bottom of a ravine with the body of a woman inside.

Police said the owner of the 2005 BMW Z4 was confirmed to be Jean Kini Chang, who was reported missing since Dec. 19. Chang was last seen at her South Maui home on Dec. 18. The car was found 1:26 p.m. Jan. 4 in a ravine off Kahekili Highway at Mile Marker 10.

Police said the female victim has not yet been identified, nor has the cause of death been determined, police said.

Police have ruled out foul play in this case.







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nitpikker wrote:
doesn't make any sense. they take this long to i.d. the car and yet they can immediately announce "no foul play" was involved?"?? i don't trust those maui cops.
on January 7,2014 | 09:46PM
nitpikker wrote:
before they even i.d. the body. which means they're not even sure yet who it is but they know foul play is not involved.
on January 7,2014 | 09:49PM
MillionMonkeys wrote:
Before you conspiracy theorists go calling 5-0, the X-Files, or Indiana Jones, there's probably a simple, legit reason the police have taken their time to ID both the car and body. Maybe something to do with notifying the family, or possibly things happened to the body that made it difficult to identify. Lots of maybes, most are not worth making a movie out of.
on January 8,2014 | 12:04AM
RetiredWorking wrote:
Million, agree. Let Maui police do their job. With DNA testing and dental records, it's not rocket science.
on January 8,2014 | 04:41AM
bekwell wrote:
They need to call Hawaii five-O
on January 8,2014 | 02:01AM
HanabataDays wrote:
Confusing lead. "Maui police have identified the owner of a vehicle found at the bottom of a ravine with the body of a woman inside." Makes it sound like they matched the owner with the body already. Then at the bottom they say no ID yet, but foul play has been ruled out. I agree with the previous commenters, how did they rule out foul play? No obvious gunshot wounds maybe, but perhaps somebody ran her off the cliff.
on January 8,2014 | 07:45AM
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