CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas - A Corpus Christi resident has
entered a guilty plea to bank robbery, announced Acting U.S. Attorney Abe
On Dec. 20, 2016, law enforcement officers responded to a
bank robbery at the navy Army Community Credit Union in the 9500 block of South
Padre Island Drive in Corpus Christi. After entering the bank, a male - later
identified as Johnathan Samuel Borden, 32 - handed the teller a black bag and
During the investigation, agents were able to link Borden to
an additional robbery that occurred on Jan. 6, 2017, at the Texas Bridge Credit
Union in the 3100 block of Holly in Corpus Christi.
Senior U.S. District Judge John Rainey accepted the plea
today and has set sentencing for Feb. 20, 2018. At that time, Borden faces up
to 20 years imprisonment and a possible $250,000 maximum fine.
In federal custody since his arrest, Borden will remain in
custody pending that hearing.
The FBI and the Corpus Christi Police Department conducted
Assistant U.S. Attorney Lance Watt is prosecuting the case.