A man was caught with stolen mail, burglary tools and what appeared to be a damaged mailbox early Monday after trying to flee deputies on his bicycle, according to sheriff's officials. 

Deputies first spotted the man, Scott Foss, 33, around 2 a.m. near community mailboxes in the area of Cactus Circle and Rodney Street in Rosamond, sheriff's officials said.  

The deputies tried to stop Foss, but he fled on his bicycle, according to sheriff's officials. He was caught near Marielle Way and Marble Street.

Foss was booked on suspicion of crimes including mail theft and possession of burglary tools. 

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