Guam - Joseph Elibosang was back in court today. He stole brass panels from the War in the Pacific Overlook on Nimitz Hill in 2007. He served 21 months in jail for that crime. Today he was back in court facing the possibility of spending more time back in jail after testing positive for methamphetamine and marijuana.
Both parties have agreed to allow him to instead undergo drug rehabilitation at the Salvation Army's Lighthouse Recovery Center. The judge continued today's hearing until next month.
In the meantime, the National Park Service applied for a grant to replace the nameplates that Elibosang stole.
An internal affairs investigation is underway at the prison after an inmate was accidentally released from their custody. Department of Corrections director Tony Lamorena says it happened over the weekend. He admits there was a miscommunication. Officials say the prison had received an order for inmate Ben Espinosa's release, but then got a commitment order for a separate charge. The special operations team was able to track him down without incident. Lamorena says they are looking ...More >>
He was apparently drunk when he molested two women. 26-year-old Kino Keeler allegedly digitally penetrated a woman and raped her in a Tumon condo last year. According to court documents, she woke up to Keeler on top of her.More >>