Arrest made in Harmon stabbing

Arsolo Robert was charged with two counts of aggravated assault with the special allegation of use of a deadly weapon.

Authorities were busy over the Christmas holiday as they tracked down the suspect police say is responsible for stabbing a man in Harmon last Dec. 15.

Police spokesman Sgt Paul Tapao, in a news release, stated that they arrested 35-year-old Arsolo Robert for the attempted murder of a man near the R Daily Mart in Harmon.

Court documents state that the victim was drinking with friends when a man he knew as Carson got mad and stabbed him.

Carson was later identified as Robert. The victim told police that someone had yelled out just before Robert stabbed him in the chest, a struggle ensued and the victim ran from the area while the suspect chased him with a second knife cutting him again, this time on the arm.

The victim managed to escape and later realized that he was injured. He was transported to the Guam Regional Medical City where he was treated and then released.

At the scene, police recovered a 9-inch knife with the name Berry Robert on it which court documents indicate is the alias for Arsolo.

It was the victim who notified police that Robert was spotted on Dec. 25 at R Daily Mart and according to police, they were able to track him down and arrest him.

Today, Robert was charged with two counts of aggravated assault with the special allegation of use of a deadly weapon. He maintained his innocence.

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But court documents state that Robert admitted to stabbing the victim and was on probation for a 2017 aggravated assault case, having pled guilty in January to the offense.


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Jolene Toves
Jolene joined the PNC team in 2017, as a producer, co-anchor and investigative reporter covering law enforcement, courts and crimes. Notable coverage includes the Ehlert case, the Mark Torre Jr. trial, the Allan Agababa trial, exclusive pieces on the Life of a Drug Dealer/Addict, and Life behind bars...the story of Honofre Chargualaf and Kevin Cruz. In 2019, she was promoted to Assistant News Director and Lead Anchor. From 2015 to 2017 she served as Public Relations and Promotions Manager, for the Hotel Nikko Guam handling local radio and advertorial promotions, as well as produced and directed tv commercials for the hotel. Prior to this she worked with KUAM for three years as a reporter and segment host. She began her journalism career in 2012, working with Glimpses of Guam contributing to the Guam Business Magazine, R&R magazine, MDM magazine and the Marianas Business Journal.