Maui Police Make Arrest in Lahaina Murder Case

Updated at 8 p.m. on May 22.

At about 5:01 p.m. on May 21, 61-year-old David Richard Stevens, of the Lahaina area, was arrested for Murder in the Second Degree. 

The following day at about 5:30 p.m., Stevens was formally charged for Murder in the Second Degree.  

His bail is set at $500,000.  Stevens remains in police custody.

The investigation is ongoing, and next of kin notification is pending.

Original story:

At about 6:54 am. on May 21, Lahaina Patrol Officers were dispatched to the area of 535 Wainee Street in Lahaina regarding an unresponsive male on the shoulder side of the roadway.  

According to authorities, it was reported the male appeared to have been assaulted and was bleeding.

Upon Police arrival, the male was located and no signs of life were observed.  

Medic 4 arrived on scene and confirmed the male to have died.  He had visible injuries to his face and head. 

The roadway between Wainee Street at Luakini Street and Wainee Street at 533 Wainee Street was closed for the investigation.

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