Maui police has opened an attempted murder case after a man was found badly beaten in Kihei.
On Saturday, March 15, at about 9:40 p.m., a Kihei patrol officer was flagged down by Kalama Park. He was told there was a fight going on in the park and a man was very badly beaten and in need of assistance. Police say the officer found the victim, a 44-year-old male, alone near a pavilion by the skate rink, laying unconscious on the ground and suffering from multiple injuries. He was transported to Maui Memorial Medical Center in critical condition with life-threatening injuries.
Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating the individual or individuals behind the beating.
Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers or Detective Mahoney of the Criminal Investigation Division at 270-6515.