By: O.C. Supervisor Todd Spitzer
(Portions courtesy of County Executive Office)
Representatives of the Orange County Board of Supervisors joined Sheriff Sandra Hutchens at a press conference as the Sheriff’s Department announced the capture of escaped inmates Hossein Nayeri and Jonathan Tieu by the San Francisco Police Department. With these arrests, all three inmates that escaped from the Central Men’s Jail in Santa Ana are now in custody.
“We are grateful for the expertise and hard work of the Orange County Sheriff’s Department, and its collaboration and leadership in working with other law enforcement agencies,” stated Board Chairwoman Lisa Bartlett. “They deployed every resource available and were unwavering in their pursuit of these hardened criminals.” Continue reading