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The Honolulu Advertiser

Posted at 4:31 p.m., Monday, December 18, 2006

Autopsy set today for California drowning victim

Advertiser Staff

HILO, Hawai'i — An autopsy is scheduled for tomorrow on the body of a California man who apparently drowned yesterday in waters at Kehena Beach in Puna.

Jonathan Cupp, 45, of Hollywood, was found lifeless in the water at about 2:19 p.m. yesterday, police were told.

Rescue personnel from the Fire Department tried to revive Cupp with cardiopulmonary resuscitation, and then took him to Hilo Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.