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Dededo man arrested for duping elderly residents

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by Mindy Aguon

Guam - 36-year-old Estanislao Babauta Matagolai has been arrested for theft by deception. The Dededo man is accused of tricking elderly people into making them believe he was their relative and would then ask them for money to bring his dead child home from off-island. 

According to the Guam Police Department, Matagloai would seek out his victims on social media, gather their personal information and use it to deceive them. Police say this is not the first time he's done this and asks that if you believe you were duped into giving him money to please call GPD at 475-8553.

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