POSTED: 4:47 p.m. HST, Apr 29, 2014
LAST UPDATED: 6:01 p.m. HST, Apr 29, 2014
A body found by a fisherman on Hawaii island over the weekend has been identified as 48-year-old Jodi L. Masutomi of Hilo.
She was identified through fingerprints during an autopsy conducted Tuesday.
The autopsy revealed that her injuries were consistent with a fall from a height. The cause of death is being deferred, however, pending a toxicology report.
A fisherman discovered the body along the shoreline off Hawaii Belt Road in the Wainaku area shortly before midnight Saturday.
Police have not been able to locate Masutomi's car, a tan 1997 Toyota Camry four-door sedan, license plate HXP 413.
Police ask anyone with information about the car or anything else about this case to contact Detective Norbert Serrao at 961-2383 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Tipsters who prefer to remain anonymous may call CrimeStoppers number at 961-8300.