Man Faces 5 Years
Guam – A Guam Guardsman has pleaded guilty for making fraudulent housing cost claims for federal housing allowance.
According to filings in the District Court of Guam Matthew F. Untalan stole over $36 thousand dollars in federal housing allowances for faking a lease agreement with his sister. Untalan pleaded guilty to falsely claiming that he was paying $2,400 dollars a month in rent to his sister for a residence in Mongmong. Untalan did this over a period of a few years from September 1st of 2009 to March 31st of 2012. Untalan faces a maximum of five years in prison.