Fingerprints led to burglar’s conviction


Fingerprints led to the conviction of a man, who will now spend time prison term for burglarizing a home in Yigo.

Superior Court Judge Michael Bordallo on Thursday sentenced Jeremy Dean Isaac to five years’ incarceration, with all but one year suspended.

Isaac was convicted of burglary as a second-degree felony and theft of property as a second -degree felony in connection with a burglary back in July 2018.

According to the Attorney General’s Office, “Isaac broke a window to enter a home and left with watches, guitars and a number of other items. Isaac also caused much damage to the interior of the home.”

AGO said the Guam Police Department obtained fingerprints from the Yigo residence that confirmed Isaac’s identity.

In 2017, GPD said the use of the automated fingerprint database system has helped GPD identify suspects in several cases.

Isaac was one of the individuals who was identified after running finger prints taken from the 2016 Perez Acres burglary, through the Crime Labs Automated Fingerprint Identification System.

GPD said Isaac was the victim’s neighbor.

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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.