Published: Aug 19, 2014 11:53 AM EDT
Updated: Aug 21, 2014 12:00 PM EDT

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Lee County Sheriff's Office has identified and arrested 38-year-old Robert Conant in connection with Sunday morning's home burglary in the Whiskey Creek community.

Conant was arrested shortly after 5:00 p.m. yesterday evening. He faces charges of grand theft, grand theft auto and the occupied burglary of a dwelling.

Detectives also believe that Conant may also be a person of interest in other active criminal investigations, which have occurred over the last few months.

Over the years, Conant has amassed a lengthy criminal dossier, with at least 16 arrests in Lee County alone.