Police arrest two on burglary charges


Two burglars are behind bars after they sold the stolen items to a pawnshop in Yigo.

Guam – Its been nearly a month since officers received a complaint regarding a burglary in Dededo, in which the victim reported jewelry, watches, bags and other items being stolen from her home.

According to GPD Spokesperson Officer AJ Balajadia, officers were following up on information that some of the stolen items were pawned in Yigo. Based on this information police were able to track down the suspects to a residence in Yigo where a search warrant was executed. Balajadia says that police were able to recover several of the stolen items in addition to illicit drugs.

Ignacio Aldan Jr and Josepha Marie Aldan Delos Santos were arrested for burglary and theft of property, theft by receiving stolen property, conspiracy, criminal mischief, guilt established by complicity, and criminal facilitation. Delos Santos was additionally charged with child abuse and illegal possession of a scheduled two controlled substance. Both were booked and confined.

The case is still under investigation.

SOURCEJolene Toves
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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.