Umatac, Swamp Road death investigations reclassified to homicide after autopsies

GPD personnel on the scene at Swamp Road, Dededo where a male body was found. (PNC file photo)

On Sunday, April 18, 2021, autopsies were performed on Daniel Quinata Sanchez and Joshua James Meno.

The autopsy reports indicated that Daniel Quinata Sanchez’s cause of death was due to injuries to the head and stab wounds to the body.

Joshua James Meno’s cause of death was due to gunshot wound to the abdomen.
Both manners of death were ruled homicides.

(GPD Release prepared by Sgt. Paul Tapao)