Firefighter arrested for drug possession

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Dominik Salas

A Guam Fire Department firefighter has been arrested for drug possession.

According to GFD Chief Daniel Stone, he is still waiting for further details from the Guam Police Department regarding the case.

Dominik Salas was pulled over by police in Agana Heights. During the traffic stop, the officer noted that Salas was displaying characteristics of being under the influence of methamphetamine. A search of the vehicle yielded the discovery of methamphetamine. Fire Chief Daniel Stone confirmed that Salas was off-duty at the time of the incident.

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“The Dominik Salas case, I still have not gotten all the details of it so it’s still under review. I have engaged with my staff inspectors to do the inquiries and we are just waiting on the additional information from the Guam Police Department,” he said.

Salas is assigned to the Inarajan Fire Station and has been with the department for over 15 years.

According to Department of Corrections records, Salas was arrested on offenses of illegal possession of a scheduled two controlled substance and expired registration among other charges. He was booked and confined.

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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.