Police charge man in connection with Germantown, Gaithersburg bank robberies -- Gazette.Net


Montgomery County Police said they have arrested and charged one man in connection with two bank robberies that occurred in Germantown and Gaithersburg last month.

Christopher Lee Guzman, 29, of the 11400 block of Stoney Point Place in Germantown was arrested Nov. 12, according to a release from police. Guzman is accused of robbing the TD Bank at 19501 Frederick Road in Germantown on Oct. 15 and the Capital One Bank at12 Bureau Drive in Gaithersburg on Oct. 25.

According to the release, Crime Solvers received an anonymous tip regarding Guzman’s address after police released serveillence photos of the robber taken from cameras at both banks.

Guzman has been charged with two counts of armed robbery and one count of theft less than $1,000 and one count of theft between $1,000 and $10,000. He is currently being held on a $300,000 bond and has a Dec. 6 hearing scheduled in Montgomery County District Court, according to online court records.

Lawyer information for Guzman was not yet listed online.