Human remains found Jan. 7 identified as man reported missing in 2012


Hawaii Island police have identified human remains as that of a 47-year-old man reported missing in 2012.

Robert Allen Park of Mountain View was reported missing on Oct. 22, 2012, according to the Hawaii County Police Department.

On Jan. 6, human remains were found in an abandoned house on Pikake Street in the Fern Acres subdivision, according to police. The body was identified as Park on Monday through dental records.

An autopsy was conducted Jan. 7 but the cause of death is still pending, according to police, who do not suspect foul play.