Body found outside Safeway

KAILUA-KONA — The body of a man was discovered in a grocery store parking lot Monday morning in the Kailua-Kona area.

At approximately 6:45 a.m., the Hawaii Police Department received a report of a man laying on a bench outside Safeway off of Henry Street. During their investigation, police say it was determined the man died from natural causes.

The man’s name or age had not been released as of press time Monday.


  1. Buds4All February 19, 2019 5:18 am

    Wonder if it is one of the guys always hanging out at the stop sign as you leave?

  2. Sara Steiner-jackson February 19, 2019 8:37 am

    Maybe he froze to death, just like the body up on Saddle Road…?

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


By participating in online discussions you acknowledge that you have agreed to the Star-Advertiser's TERMS OF SERVICE. An insightful discussion of ideas and viewpoints is encouraged, but comments must be civil and in good taste, with no personal attacks. If your comments are inappropriate, you may be banned from posting. To report comments that you believe do not follow our guidelines, email