The Police NewsOctober 18, 2013
Three Jailed in Santa Fe Theft Ring Bust
Santa Fe Police Department
On 10-15-2013 Santa Fe police began investigating the theft of an All-Terrain 4 wheeler taken from a
The suspects were identified as Robert Leonard McBee, 28 years old out of Hitchcock and 20 year old
Arrest warrants were obtained by Santa Fe police Criminal Investigations Division the same day.
Investigators and officers from assisting agencies and units, located and arrested both McBee and Miller
A continued investigative effort led to the execution of two search warrants in the 800 and 900 Blocks of
The search warrants resulting in the recovery of approximately $125,000.00 in stolen vehicles, including
In addition to the stolen vehicles, Santa Fe CID seized an additional Cadillac Escalade and a second
Robert Leonard McBee, currently out of prison and on parole for thefts is being held on the following charges; – Theft >$1500 < $20,000.00 and Engaging in Organized Crime with a combined bond of $250,000.00.
Mathew Miller is being held for Theft >$1500 <$20,000 as well as Engaging in Organized Crime with a bond of $80,000.00
Ronald Leslie Bordelon is being held on Theft >$100,000 < $200,000 and Engaging in Organized Crime and his bond is $260,000.00.
This investigation was a joint effort between the Santa Fe police, Galveston County Sheriff’s Office including GCSO CID, GCSO Special Crimes Units, GCSO Identification Division, Galveston County Auto Crimes Task Force, LaMarque Police and the District Attorney’s Office.
The investigation is on-going and additional charges and arrests are expected.