Gaithersburg, MD (June 17, 2011)
Gaithersburg Police Arrest Suspect for Series of Burglaries
|Gaithersburg Police Department |
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE • June 17, 2011
Detectives from the Gaithersburg Police Investigative Section and Street Crimes Unit arrested 19 year old, Luis M. Aguilera from the 400 block of Girard Street, Gaithersburg, MD on June 17th, for two counts of 1st degree burglary, two counts of theft over $1,000, two counts of malicious destruction of property and possession of a controlled dangerous substance.
On April 25th and then again on June 8th, 2011, there were two burglaries reported with a similar method of entry and property taken in the 500 block of Rock Lodge Drive. When officers responded, they discovered that an unknown suspect(s) had broken through the rear sliding door using an object from the backyard and entered the residence removing property in both instances.
During the investigations, Aguilera was developed as a suspect. Aguilera is currently being held at the Montgomery County Detention Center. Bond information and a photo of Aguilera are not available at this time.
Detectives from the Investigative Section are still investigating other related burglaries at this time.
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