HAWAII POLICE DEPARTMENT
CAPTAIN MARSHALL KANEHAILUA
JUNE 6, 2006
REPORT NO. C06017401
MEDIA RELEASE UPDATE
An autopsy on a 71-year-old fisherman who died Monday (June 5, 2006) at South Point revealed that the cause of death was cardiac arrest.
The man was identified as John Gali of Naalehu.
A passerby reported at 11:30 a.m. Monday that the man was lying face down in the water at South Point.
Gali was taken to Kona Community Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 3 p.m.
The autopsy was done Tuesday.
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