Detectives arrest man for Barrigada robbery

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Vincent Peter Perez was located by police during a traffic stop. He was later transported to GPD Headquarters in Tiyan for questioning.

Detectives from the Guam Police Department’s Criminal Investigation Division have arrested 27-year-old Vincent Peter Perez relative to a robbery complaint.

On Sept. 23, officers assigned to the Hagatna Precinct Command investigated a robbery complaint that occurred in Barrigada.

According to Sgt. Paul Tapao, GPD spokesman, the case had been forwarded to GPD’s Criminal Investigation Division for follow up.

Through the course of the investigation, Tapao said the victim was able to identify Vincent Perez as the person responsible for the robbery through a photo line-up. An All Points Bulletin was issued by detectives to locate Vincent Perez.

On Oct, 3, Vincent Perez was located by police during a traffic stop. He was later transported to GPD Headquarters in Tiyan for questioning.

Vincent Perez was later arrested for the following offenses: robbery; terrorizing; theft of property and outstanding bench warrant. He was booked and confined.

The case has been forwarded to the Office of the Attorney General for prosecution.

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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.