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Illinois suspect arrested for murder in Hilo, Hawaii

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Curtis Hodges was arrested Friday in connection with the murder of a homeless woman in Hilo, Hawaii. Curtis Hodges was arrested Friday in connection with the murder of a homeless woman in Hilo, Hawaii.
SHILOH, Ill. (KMOV.com) -

Police arrested 35-year-old Curtis Hodges of Shiloh, Illinois on suspicion of murder at a hostel located off Waianuenue Avenue in Hilo, Hawaii. 

South Hilo Patrol officers responded to a call of an unresponsive woman with injuries around 1:00 a.m. Friday. 

Police found the woman dead at the scene with obvious signs of foul play. 

The identity of the victim is still pending fingerprint analysis. The investigation is still ongoing. 

Police ask anyone with information about this case to call the police department’s non-emergency line at 808-935-3311 or contact Criminal Investigations Section at 808-961-2386 or Robert.almeida@hawaiicounty.gov.

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