Assault with Deadly Weapon

Location: Road 112 and Avenue 184

Incident Date: 12-14-15

Case Number: 15-15364

Victim: 73-year-old male

Posted by: Media Relations

On 12-14-15 at 1600 hours Deputies were dispatched to the area of Road 112 and Avenue 184 regarding a subject reporting an assault. The victim stated he was traveling on Road 112 near Avenue 184 in Tipton when unknown suspects pulled alongside him in a large black SUV. The passenger fired one shot into the rear passenger door of his truck. The suspects fled north on Road 112 and then East on Avenue 184. There were no injuries. The suspect is currently being sought by Deputies.

Anyone with more information regarding this investigation is urged to contact the Tulare County Sheriff’s Department via telephone at #1-800-808-0488 or anonymously at tcso@tipnow.com or by text or voicemail at #559-725-4194.