Orlando Police investigating an apparent homicide

- Orlando police detectives are investigating a violent home break-in that happened early Monday morning. The incident occurred on Orange Peel Court off of Curry Ford Road in southeast Orlando. 

Officers found a woman dead inside her home after tracking a burglary suspect in the area.  The woman has been identified as Linda Jones, 67.

A  suspect has been taken into custody.  Authorities say Jason Rohrer is accused of burglarizing cars in the area of South Bumby, then ransacking the home on Orange Peel Court.  Rohrer, 40, is currently being held by the Orange County Sheriff's Office on charges in the alleged car burglaries.  Orlando Police Detectives will be adding charges to include attempted occupied residential burglary and occupied residential burglary, according to a police spokesperson. 

 

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