Big Island police have released two people who were arrested Wednesday on suspicion of second-degree murder in connection with the death of a 59-year-old Hilo man.
Detectives released 63-year-old Elsworth Hulihee of Hilo and 52-year-old Rhonda Faris of P?hoa from police custody pending further investigation into the victim's death.
The body of the victim has been identified as Robert A. Evanson. He was found unresponsive Wednesday in an apartment complex in Hilo.
Results of an autopsy conducted Friday afternoon on Evanson's body are being deferred pending further tests.