by Mindy Aguon
Guam - A former bank employee accused of embezzling money from customers bank accounts to use the money for personal use pleaded guilty in the District Court. Christine Janelle Lizama is charged in a federal complaint with embezzlement.
Lizama was a bank teller who allegedly took an estimated $7,500 in unauthorized withdrawals from nine customers accounts. She was terminated from the financial institution.
Lizama pled guilty and was released pending sentencing which is set for March 7.