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Waimanalo boy charged with murder of mother

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Prosecutors charged Saturday a 15-year-old boy with the murder of his 36-year-old mother at their Waimanalo house.

The teen, who is not named by police because he is a minor, was charged with second-degree murder in the death of Shannell Moku.

She died after the 8:45 pm Thursday  beating at a nearby hospital where she was pronounced dead.

She died if blunt force injuries to her head and face.

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