Woman pulled from waters off Agana was unresponsive and ‘pulseless’

Hagatna Boat Basin in Agana. (PNC file photo)

A woman was pulled from the waters in Agana last night after emergency personnel responded to a report of a distressed swimmer.

By the time the Guam Fire Department arrived on the scene at the Hagatna Boat Basin in Agana, an unidentified woman whose age is unknown was found unconscious and unresponsive.

GFD Spokesman Kevin Reilly says that they got the call at 9:17 p.m. Rescue 2 was notified and responded to the incident where the female victim in the marina channel was found “pulseless and breathless.”

Reilly said CPR was conducted at the scene and on the way to Naval Hospital. The woman’s identity has not been disclosed.


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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.