Arrests made after man points gun at vehicles in Yona

(PNC file photo)

On August 3, 2021, at about 11:15 am, officers received information from the Central Precinct desk watch of a vehicle parked in the parking lot of Yahweh Mart in Yona and a male individual possible pointing a handgun at vehicles passing by Yahweh Mart.

While officers were responding to Yahweh Mart, the vehicle had left the area. The vehicle description and license plate number was sent to responding officers.

Officers were able to locate the vehicle on Route 4 and Dero Road, Chalan Pago. As a result, officers made an arrest.

The individuals were later identified to be;


M/Guam/ 28 years old


M/Guam/ 37 years old


As a result of the investigation, they were arrested and confined at the Department of Correction for the following offenses;

  1. (1) Reckless Conduct

  2. (1) Purchase or Possess/Use or carry a firearm without a valid ID

  3. (1) Firearm obliterates / alters /identifying marks

  4. (1) firearm unregistered


ARTHUR Q. BARCINAS was additionally charged with the following;

  1. Illegal Possession of a controlled substance

  2. Illegal Possession of a controlled substance within a Drug-Free School Zone

  3. Illegal Possession of a controlled substance with the intent to distribute

The case was closed and forwarded to the Attorney General’s office for their information and disposition.


(GPD Release Prepared By Sgt Michael A. Aguon)