Man dies while participating in Aiea event


HONOLULU — Honolulu police say a man has died while participating in a sporting event in Aiea.

The Honolulu Star-Advertiser says the man has been identified as 29-year-old Sheldon Branch of Aiea.

The Honolulu medical examiner’s office says a cause of death is not yet available and an autopsy will be conducted.

According to the medical examiner’s office, Branch died shortly after 9:30 p.m. Saturday.

Police have classified the death as an unattended death. The case has been forwarded to the homicide division for further investigation.