Man dead in officer-involved shooting in Tamuning

Guam Police Department (PNC File photo)

The Guam Police Department and the Office of the Attorney General are investigating a fatal officer-involved shooting that occurred in Tamuning.

According to OAG, the officer-involved shooting took place shortly before 6 pm in Tamuning by Hemlani’s Commercial Building, near the intersection of Marine Corps Drive and Gov. Carlos Camacho Road.

A male individual who was shot during the incident was transported to GMH where he was later pronounced deceased.

An Independent Investigative Team, led by the Office of the Attorney General, is
now being formed in line with the recent announcement of the development of standard
protocols surrounding law enforcement’s use of force resulting in death or serious
bodily injury.

OAG investigators are on the scene and are working with GPD.

The case is ongoing and more information will be provided.