Arrested: Man who stole from 84-year-old woman

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office say they captured the man who stole an 84-year-old woman's credit card out of her car June 12.

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Police say, Jason William Deyo, 41, admitted to taking the victim's credit card while she was pumping gas.

JSO says Deyo also attempted to steal a television from Walmart on Monday. Deyo pushed the TV out the front door in a cart without paying for it. When loss prevention approached him, he dropped the TV, jumped into a vehicle and left.

Authorities found Deyo in the 3500 block of Colony Cove Trail. He tried to flee on foot but police apprehended him a short time later.

An officer recognized Deyo from a photo and had him questioned by detectives on the incident involving the woman. Police say he confessed but stated he wanted his picture off Facebook!

Deyo was arrested for burglary to a conveyance and fraudulent use of credit cards.

JSO thanks the community for stepping up with suspect information.


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