Published: Jan 30, 2014 12:43 PM EST

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- An accused bank robber is expected to appear before a judge today.

The Collier County Sheriff's Office says German Otero robbed the Regions Bank on US 41 at Rattlesnake Hammock Road yesterday.

Deputies say Otero threatened a clerk with a gun.

He's facing robbery, assault and grand theft charges.