Hawaii Man Eric Thompson was charged with murder after killing an Acupuncturist who allegedly had an affair with his wife. The lawyer of Hawaii Man argued that his client was not the only one has the motive to kill an acupuncturist because he was in a relationship with multiple women.
Eric Thompson, a Hawaii man, killed an acupuncturist who slept with his wife
A Hawaii man was arrested in their house in an upscale Honolulu last February 2022. Police officers said that the Hawaii man shot Jon Tokuhara, an acupuncturist who had an affair with his wife. The Hawaii man discovered the illicit affair through Instagram messages and videos.
The defense attorney of the Hawaii man said that the acupuncturist had a track record of having affairs with women who had families, and the partners of these women would have had the same motive.
The defense attorney of the Hawaii man said police officers ignored other possible suspects, noting that the acupuncturist was a gambler and approximately $4,000 in cash was found next to his dead body in his office.
The Hawaii man and his wife were high school lovers
Prosecutor said that the acupuncturist ruined the perfect couple, and that’s why the Hawaii man killed him. The Hawaii man shot the acupuncturist four times in the face.
Surveillance footage shows the Hawaii man parked near the acupuncturist’s office and walking in wearing sunglasses and a hat. The hat of the Hawaii man fell on the ground while he was leaving, and the DNA proves that the hat belongs to the Hawaii man.