Woman found in Haiku identified

A woman found dead Monday morning in a Haiku gulch has been identified as 29-year-old Maile Hanson of Waiehu.

Her body was recovered when police officers responded to a call at about 7:30 a.m. Monday in the area of East Kuiaha Gulch near Hana Highway, police said.

Police said the circumstances surrounding Hanson’s death remain under investigation. The case has been classified as an unattended death.