HONOLULU – A tourist from Pittsburgh has been charged with manslaughter after a deadly fight in a Hawaii vacation rental, police said.
A second tourist from Boston who had been arrested was released with no charges filed, police on the Big Island said March 31.
Police were called to a Kailua-Kona vacation rental early March 29 where a 30-year-old man wasn’t breathing.
An autopsy showed that Abhishek Gupta of Pittsburgh was strangled, police said.
A preliminary investigation found that an argument between the men turned physical, police said.
Benjamin Fleming, 37, of Pittsburgh and Alexander Germany-Wald, 31, of Boston were