MODESTO, Calif. — A Hells Angel associate was arrested Monday for a 2015 murder in Denair, authorities announced.
Jeffrey Velthoen, 35, of Modesto was arrested for the murder of Stephen Losey. He was killed Feb. 17, 2015, in Denair.
An investigation of Hells Angels and its associates by the Central Valley Gang Intelligence Taskforce (CVGIT), Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Office, Modesto Police Department led to the arrest.
The agencies served four search warrants at different locations throughout Modesto Monday. The warrants were based on information they obtained on marijuana manufacturing and sales.
Bradley Botelho, 35, of Modesto was arrested for manufacturing a controlled substance and being a felon in possession of ammunition. David Thayer, 34, of Modesto was arrested for cultivation of marijuana, possession of marijuana for sale and being a felon in possession of firearms and ammunition.
Anyone with additional information should contact Det. Cory Brown at 209-567-4485 or District Attorney Investigator Alex Bettis at 209-595-0342.