A UPS driver was arrested for grand theft on Wednesday after being caught on surveillance video stealing an iPhone X that he delivered earlier within the day to a St. Pete Seashore residence, in accordance with a Pinellas County Sheriff’s Workplace report.
- Jason, Mohn, forty seven, employed by UPS as seasonal driver
- UPS terminated Mohn upon notification of arrest
- Mohn being held in jail on $2,000 bond
“By no means thought that someone would come up by my porch and steal it,” stated sufferer Jovita Acute-Parker. “Particularly, the person who delivered it.”
In accordance with the report, Jason Mohn, forty seven, delivered a package deal containing the iPhone X to Acute-Parker’s house at 5:37 p.m. on Tuesday. On the surveillance video, Mohn may be seen taking care to cover the package deal on the porch whereas sporting a UPS vest.
About two hours later, at 7:forty six p.m., deputies stated video exhibits Mohn return to the porch, with out the united statesvest on, however in any other case sporting the very same garments. The video exhibits Mohn conceal the package deal underneath his shirt as he shortly leaves, in accordance with the report.
Acute-Parker stated she was in Orlando together with her sister on the time and noticed the theft reside on her surveillance system.
“The minute my telephone clicked, ship me a message that there was movement detected on my porch,” she stated. “We seemed on the video and we noticed the man reside stealing the package deal from the porch. So, I referred to as 911 immediately.”
The sufferer stated it didn’t take lengthy to unravel the thriller.
“I requested my sister, lookup the video of the man that delivered it,” stated Acute-Parker. “She was wanting on the video and she or he’s like, ‘Oh my God, it’s the identical man. Similar pants, similar footwear, similar garments, similar beanie, the whole lot is identical.’”
Transfer the slider forwards and backwards from the center of the picture to see the alleged thief on the residence on the two totally different occasions.
Deputies stated the subsequent day, a UPS investigator discovered the stolen iPhone X at Mohn’s work space and he was arrested for grand theft. Throughout his first look in courtroom on Thursday, Mohn advised the decide he began working for UPS final month.
UPS spokesman Glenn Zaccara launched a press release with regard to Mohn:
“Mr. Mohn was a seasonal driver, not a everlasting UPS worker. Upon notification of his arrest, UPS instantly terminated his employment.”
Zaccara additionally said that UPS drivers have been trusted for greater than a century.
“The corporate locations the utmost significance on making certain that each one of our staff all the time conduct themselves with the very best diploma of respect for our clients and their property.”
Mohn is being held within the Pinellas Jail on a $2,000 bond.
“It’s simply that point of yr that there’s simply an excessive amount of temptation,” stated Acute-Parker.
Click on on the video within the tweet under to observe the surveillance footage used to cost the suspect within the theft.
Pinellas deputies say a UPS driver was caught on video stealing an iPhone X that he delivered to a St. Pete Seashore home-owner. @BN9 pic.twitter.com/EHK5pAsZRj
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