by Mindy Aguon
Guam - After being found guilty on charges of money laundering and criminal conspiracy, Gilbert Ladonga was sentenced to six-and-a-half years behind bars. Ladonga was found guilty of wiring more than $20,000 in drug proceeds to the Philippines.
Ladonga conspired with others to include Gina Medina, Rodean Villa and Henry Fresnoza in the money laundering and drug distribution conspiracy. He was remanded to the custody of the U.S. Marshals.
Guam High School and surrounding homes at Naval Hospital have been evacuated after a bomb threat is called in Thursday afternoon. The threat specifically targeted the school. GPD and Navy police are sweeping the area with K-9 units. The Naval Base Guam Explosive Ordnance Disposal unit is standing by in the event anything is found. Guam Homeland Security officials say all measures are being taken to ensure the safety of the public and first responders involved.More >>