Guam – Guam Police have arrested 42 year old George Mafnas Reyes in connection with 2 armed robberies Saturday night.
The first robbery was reported at 8:46pm at the “M” Market in Anigua.
According to a release from GPD Spokesman Officer A.J. Balajadia, “persons present” in the store say a man wearing a green hoodie and armed with a black revolver entered the store, “pointed the gun” and said “Give me the money, give me all of it or I’ll shoot.” He then “grabbed the cash and fled” out the front door.
About 2 hours later, at 11:02pm, police responded to another armed robbery report.
Officer Balajadia says that a man fitting the description of the “M” Market robber, entered the Boeing Mart on Route 16 in Barrigada Heights. He made similar demands for cash and fled with an unspecified amount of money.
At 11:30pm Guam Highway Patrol Officers arrested a suspect, later identified as George Mafnas Reyes, at the Mangilao Shell Station. They took a black revolver, green hoodie and money into evidence.
Reyes was booked and confined on 2 counts Robbery, 2 Counts Reckless Conduct, 2 counts Terrorizing, 2 counts Use of a Deadly Weapon in the Commission of a Felony.
READ the release from Officer Balajadia below:
GUAM POLICE DEPARTMENT NEWS
ANIGUA; Saturday, August 24, 2013, 8:46pm, it was reported that M Market in Anigua was robbed. The suspect was described as;
-Local (Chamorro accent), unknown age,
-Approximately 6’0, 240-250LBS
-Wearing a long sleeved green hoodie sweater with large faded horizontal looking stripes
-Green camouflage pants, black shoes
-brandishing a black revolver type weapon,
-wearing a ring on his left ring finger,
-black watch with silver face on his left wrist
-holding a small black cellular phone in his left hand
were the only persons present in the store when the suspect entered the front door. The suspect pointed a firearm and said “Give me the money, give me all of it or I’ll shoot. The suspect then grabbed the cash and fled outside the front door.
LOWER BARRIGADA HEIGHTS; Saturday, 11:02pm, officers responded to a reported robbery at the Boeing Mart, Rt. 16, lower Barrigada Hgts. The suspect who also fit the same description as in the M Market robbery, fled after taking money. 11:30pm, the suspect was apprehended by Guam Highway Patrol at the Mangilao Shell Station.
A black revolver, Green Hoodie and money was confiscated for evidence. Criminal Investigations detectives took over the case and Arrested; GEORGE MAFNAS REYES, m/Gua/42/Dededo, for 2 counts Robbery, 2 Counts Reckless Conduct, 2 counts Terrorizing, 2 counts Use of a Deadly Weapon in the Commission of a Felony. He was booked and confined.