Brittany-Jane Royal, 25, was identified as the woman whose body was found in waters near Kalapana on the Big Island Tuesday.
Police say Royal had recently moved to Kalapana.
Her last known permanent address before the move to Hawaii was in Tustin, Calif.
Autopsy results showed that she was strangled. Police have initiated a murder investigation.
Royal and her siblings
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