Man high on meth attacks parents

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A man is believed to have been under the influence of drugs when he terrorized his parents Monday evening. He is now behind bars.

37-year-old, Wilbert Gaviola Diwa was acting strangely, making his family believe that he was under the influence of drugs.

Police say Diwa’s father said Diwa picked up a bottle as if to strike him and called him “Lucifer” and “Demon.”

Diwa threatened his parents’ lives and attempted to strike them repeatedly, stated court documents.

Diwa’s parents retreated to their bedroom and locked themselves inside, as their son followed them armed with a knife.

Police say Diwa attempted to kick down the door but was not able to get through.

“The whole time Diwa was yelling Demon, Lucifer, I’m going to kill you both,” stated the complaint.

Authorities interviewed Diwa who admitted to smoking methamphetamine earlier that evening.

Police stated that after He went out to the kitchen where he came into contact with Lucifer, the Devil. The devil then took his father and he tried to get it back. He then attempted to hit Lucifer but realized Lucifer was his father. He then turned his attention to the family and started scaring them with a knife.”

Diwa was booked and confined on charges of terrorizing and family violence.

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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.