Friday, April 18, 2014

Hawaii: Update--Active Duty Marine, 39, Charged in Homicide of Ivanice Harris, 29

According to Hawaii's Star-Advertiser, the trial of active duty Master Sergeant Nathaniel L. Cosby USMC will face a general court-martial at the Marine Corps Base at Kaneohe Bay on May 16, 2014.

Cosby is charged in connection with the May 20, 2013 unpremeditated murder of Ivanice Harris, 29, who was working as an escort at the time of her death.

COMMENT:  Cosby is currently being held at the Pear Harbor Brig on Ford Island.

Honolulu police said Cosby is seen on surveillance footage meeting Harris outside a Waikiki bar and the two were seen kissing in the elevator of a nearby hotel.

Police say Cosby was later seen pulling a large duffel bag and loading it into the back of a sport utility vehicle.

Harris's body was found at Yokohama Bay on May 20, 2013. Originally from Oregon, she was in Hawaii celebrating her 29th birthday.