Victim in fatal stabbing identified as Randy Tomei

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Guam – 33-year old, Randy Tomei, has been identified as the victim in the fatal stabbing on Friday.

Guam Regional Medical City Spokeswoman Cindy Hansen confirmed that Tomei was brought to GRMC and pronounced deceased on arrival.

According to police, Ngiraibai Brandy Stephanus and the victim resided at the same housing barracks on 330 Chalan Paderon Haya in Yigo.

A source indicated that both men arrived on Guam in October from Palau and may have been related.

Police were called to the scene around 2:50 p.m., on Friday, discovering Tomei unresponsive and bleeding from the chest.

Stephanus was arrested after being questioned by police regarding the incident. Police say that Stephanus admitted to stabbing Tomei during an argument and that the weapon used was recovered.

Stephanus was arrested on charges of murder, aggravated assault, assault and the use of a deadly weapon in the commission of a felony.

He was booked and confined.

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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.