Identity of Rainbow Falls body released

Police said today that the man whose body was found at the bottom of Rainbow Falls on Saturday was 37-year-old Adam David Broom of Hilo.

An autopsy performed Tuesday morning on Broom’s body ruled out foul play. However, final autopsy results are pending toxicology testing.

Hilo police detectives are continuing to investigate. The case is classified as a coroner’s inquest.

Anyone who might have relevant information or who might have had contact with Broom on March 25 or 26 is asked to call the police department’s non-emergency number at (808) 935-3311 or Crime Stoppers at (808) 961-8300.

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