Social media photo raises concern among Santa Rita residents


Guam – A picture circulating social media has sparked some outrage in the community as it depicts a man half-dressed lounging at a bus stop.

In the picture, the man appears to be loitering at a bus stop in Santa Rita.

The unidentified man’s shorts are dropped below his knees with only a cloth covering his private area as he sits at the bus stop.

The picture has raised concern in the community. Guam Police Department spokesman Sgt. Paul Tapao said tGPD is working with DISID and the Guam Behavior Health and Wellness Center to address this matter.

Meanwhile according to Santa Rita Mayor Dale Alvarez, the individual was removed from the bus stop before 10:00 a.m., Friday.

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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.