On Thursday, June 23, 2022, Orange Police responded to a residence in the 600 block of Camellia Avenue in Roselawn in reference to a white male suspect rummaging through mailboxes in the area.
Also, a second caller reported a white male suspect taking items from her enclosed garage. The suspect was reported to be driving a white Ford truck. Orange Detectives observed a white Ford truck and attempted to make contact the white male driver. When they approached the white male, he evaded on foot.
After a brief foot pursuit, Officers were able to take the suspect into custody for Evading. Preliminary investigation revealed that the 48-year-old white male, identified as Jason Penn, had taken mail from a victim’s mailbox, while also going into a garage of a separate residence and taking a chest full of family keepsakes. Jason Penn was transported the Orange County Jail for Burglary of a Habitation (F/2), Theft of Mail (SJF), and Evading on foot (M/A).