18 Year Arrested for DUI Says He Was Doing 80 mph When He Ran Red Light and Tire Fell Off


Guam – Guam Police Officers arrested 18 year old Ryan T. Manuntag early Friday morning after he reportedly ran a red light doing 80 miles per hour and lost his front left tire.

According to a release from GPD Spokesman, Officer A.J. Balajadia,  about 1 am Friday, Tumon/Tamuning officers responded to a report of an auto-object crash on Route 1 by the Fusion Cafe in Tamuning.

When the officers arrived on the scene they found a 1996 Honda Civic in the median lane with its left front tire missing.

According to Balajadia, Manuntag told the Officers that he had been coming from the Pizza Hut and doing  between 80 and 90 miles per hour when he ran a red light, hit something, and his tire fell off.

The tire hit the left side of a passing 2003 Toyota Corolla that was headed north on Route 1 towards Camp Watkins Road.

The 18 year old Manuntag of Yigo was booked and confined on charges of  DUI, Imprudent Driving, DUI with a Blood Alcohol Content over .08, Speeding in  a Posted Zone and Underage Drinking.

Officer Balajadia says Manuntag BAC’s BAC was .165 which is more than twice the legal limit.