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Police charge 21-year-old Joshua Ho with grandparents’ murder

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HILO, Hawaii (KITV4) -- Big Island police have charged Joshua Ho with murder following the deaths of his grandparents, Jeffrey Yoshio Takamine and Carla Kayoko Takamine. 

Ho, 21, was charged with first-degree murder, two counts of second-degree murder, and second-degree attempted murder. His bail was set at $2,750,000.  Ho is accused of killing his grandparents at their family home in Hilo.

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