Police discover a body during search for elderly man


On Monday an unfortunate discovery was made in the search for an elderly man in Yigo, who went missing nearly one week ago.
Guam – 76-year-old, Joaquin Talavera Flores also known as TATA KINDO had been missing since last week Wednesday. According to GPD Spokesperson AJ Balajadia, authorities searched the area of route 15 by Flores’ residence.

About 70 yards from the residence, police located a body, dressed in the same attire that Flores was last seen wearing.

An autopsy will be conducted to determine cause of death and to positively identify the individual.

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.