September 23, 2022 10:31 AM HST
Earlier this month, skeletal remains found on an undeveloped site near the Kuakini Highway in Kailua-Kona were identified as belonging to an 80-year-old man who had previously been reported missing.
Ronald Brown of Kailua-Kona was reported as missing and was last seen on the Kuakini Highway on August 29, 2021. The positive identification was established through dental records, according to Hawaii police.
Detectives from the Second District Criminal Investigation Unit are continuing their investigation to determine the cause of death. No suspicion of foul play.