VIDEO: Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week With Officer Paul Tapao – “The June 24th Buenas Market Robbery”


Guam – Guam Crime Stoppers Coordinator Officer Paul Tapao is asking for the public’s help in solving the June 24th robbery at the Buenas Market in Yona.

If you have any information that may help police solve this crime, please call Guam Crime Stoppers at 477-HELP, text 688-STOP, or visit the Crime Stoppers website at

Guam Crime Stoppers DOES NOT USE CALLER ID and YOU DO NOT HAVE to leave your name.

You can receive a cash reward of up to $1,000.00 for information leading to arrest or conviction for the person/persons responsible for this crime or any other crime.

Guam Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week : “The June 24th Buenas Market Robbery”

On June 24th, at about 8:08 p.m. Officers from the Hagatna Precinct Command responded to “Robbery Complaint” at Buenas Market, Yona.

According to the police report:

-At about 8:00 p.m., the victim, who is an employee at the Buenas Market, returned to her vehicle which was parked within the parking lot of Buenas Market, sat on the driver’s side seat, placing her purse in the middle console area of her vehicle and closed the door.

-Shortly thereafter, a male individual only described to be:


opened the driver’s side door and held an unknown object towards the victim and grabbed her purse.

-Realizing what was occurring, the female victim held onto her purse and began screaming but was unsuccessful as the male suspect over powered the female victim and ran across the street with the victims’ purse.

The Guam Crime Stoppers needs the publics help relative to this robbery complaint.  If anyone has any information relative to this case, please call Guam Crime Stoppers at 477-HELP or text 688-STOP. 

You can also visit our web page at


Guam Crime Stoppers wants to remind the public that we do not use caller ID and you do not have to leave your name. 

You can receive a cash reward if the information provided leads to the arrest and conviction for the person or persons responsible for this crime.