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Men arrested for assaulting peace officer

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 by Krystal Paco

Guam - They led police on a high speed chase before they were finally arrested on drug charges and assault on a peace officer.

According to court documents, police observed a black 1995 Nissan Sentra matched the description from a June armed robbery. This prompted police to flash their lights, before the driver, Michael Pablo Castro and passenger, Roke John Cruz Santos fled the scene damaging several cars along the way. 

Once pulled to a stop, Casto began running by foot. An officer caught up to Casto and grabbed him by the shoulders forcing him to the ground. Castro attempted to strike the officer and broke free forcing police to deploy a taser unit.

On Santos' person, police found a digital scale and suspicious residue that tested positive for methamphetamines.

Both men were booked and confined.
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