comscore Roommate charged with murder in death of 21-year-old woman | Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Top News

Roommate charged with murder in death of 21-year-old woman


[ AD HAS BEEN REMOVED FROM THIS STORY ]

Kauai police arrested and charged the roommate of a 21-year-old woman with second-degree murder.

Steven Michael Wilson, 26, of Kapaa, is being held on $1 million bail in the death of 21-year-old Kendra Lewis. His initiral court appearance is scheduled for Tuesday.

Lewis was found dead in her room Friday afternoon. An autopsy conducted Monday confirmed that she was stabbed to death.

Police believe Wilson, who was initially classified as a person of interest in the case, was living with the Lewis at the time of her death at the Kawaihau Sports Villa condominium. The two recently relocated here from Alaska.

Police brought Wilson in for questioning Saturday afternoon, before arresting and charging him with  killing Lewis.

Comments have been disabled for this story...

Click here to see our full coverage of the coronavirus outbreak. Submit your coronavirus news tip.

Be the first to know
Get web push notifications from Star-Advertiser when the next breaking story happens — it's FREE! You just need a supported web browser.
Subscribe for this feature

Scroll Up