Naval Hospital PAO Justine Matanane confirmed for PNC that a man named Davin Pablo passed away last night (Weds). Pablo was the victim in a flare gun incident in Talofofo last night (Weds,).
Guam – The man who accidentally shot himself in the chest last night has passed away. 38-year old Davin Pablo has passed away from injuries he sustained last night after he accidentally shot himself with what authorities described as a rescue flare. Naval Hospital Public Affairs Officer Jaciyn Matanane confirmed that Pablo was brought into the emergency room last night where he died from his injuries.
According to GPD Spokesperson AJ Balajadia, police responded to a report of a injured person on Jose P Cruz Street in Talafofo. At the scene he indicated that Pablo suffered from a self-inflicted wound to the chest, further indicating that the wound was caused by the accidental discharge of a rescue flare. GPD is conducting an investigation into the incident.
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Wednesday, January 10, 2018
TALOFOFO – 7:28pm officers responded to a report of a injured person on Jose P Cruz Street.
Preliminary information received is that a 38-year-old male accidentally shot himself in the chest area.
Medics responded and preformed CPR in transport to NMRC.
Officers are still on scene conducting their investigation.