The following news release is from the Guam Police Department:
On Thursday January 9, officers from the Tumon/Tamuning Precinct Command responded to stabbing incident that occurred at the Hemlani’s Apartment Complex on Adrian Sanchez St, in Harmon.
Preliminary police reports suggest that a 16-year-old, male attacked a female victim after the female confronted a group for consuming alcohol within the apartment complex.
As a result of the assault, the victim sustained laceration wounds to her arms and facial area and was immediately transported to Guam Memorial Hospital for treatment and care.
The male minor was later taken into custody in which GPD’s Juvenile Investigation Division was activated to assume the case. The minor was later charged for the following offenses:
Aggravated Assault; Use of a Deadly Weapon in the Commission of a Felony and the Consumption of Alcohol Under 21.
He was later confined at the Department of Youth Affairs in Mangilao. This case has been forwarded to the Office of the Attorney General for prosecution.