Investigation ongoing in Makena drowning

An investigation is ongoing after an unresponsive male was pulled from the water in Makena.

On Saturday around 4:10 p.m., police responded to the north-end beach area of Makena State Park regarding an unresponsive male that was pulled from the water.

Upon arrival, life-saving measures were being performed by first responder personnel; however, those measures proved unsuccessful, according to the Maui Police Department.

The victim’s identity is currently being withheld pending next of kin notification.

The preliminary investigation reveals no signs of foul play. An autopsy has been scheduled.


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