Man Arrested for Vehicular Homicide


The accident happened on February 14. Initially, the three passengers suffered non-life threatening injuries. 

Guam – An arrest has been made in the death of 41-year-old Mark Yamaguchi Mendiola.


Guam Police Spokesperson Capt. Kim Santos says 24-year-old Anthony J King of Dededo was arrested and charged with vehicular homicide, reckless driving and imprudent driving.

The arrest stems from an accident that occurred back on February 14 on Route 14 by Turtle Cove in Yona.

Capt. Santos says King was the driver of a vehicle involved in an accident with three passengers who had non-life threatening injuries.

Highway Patrol Division was not called to the scene. However, an investigation was later conducted and Mendiola also died as a result of injuries he suffered from the accident.

King was booked and confined.