Vazcones arrested in auto-pedestrian crash

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According to police, witnesses chased down Vazcones all the way to Jimmy Dees in Tamuning.

Guam – Norbert Guzman Vazcones has been arrested for allegedly leaving the scene of an accident with injuries.

According to GPD spokesperson AJ Balajadia, Vazcones, was operating a black 2016 Mazda 6 on Route 8 by the Guam Retirement building Thursday morning, when he allegedly failed to stop colliding with traffic cones and the right fender of another vehicle which subsequently collided with a pedestrian.

Balajadia stated that that the victim was on foot guiding the vehicle that struck him when the collision occurred. Vazcones allegedly was followed by a witness after he fled the scene, he was apprehended by Jimmy Dees in Tamuning.

The victim was transported to GRMC for treatment. Vazcones was also charged with reckless driving, imprudent driving and driving under the influence. He was booked and confined.

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.