UPDATE: Arrest made in Attempted Homicide

Location: Road 104/Avenue 416, Sultana

Incident Date: 10/04/2017

Incident Time: 1900 hours

Case Number: 17-12196

Victim: Adult Male

City: Sultana

Posted by: Dispatch

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On 01/17/18 Violent Crimes detectives served a search warrant in the city of Dinuba after a three month investigation in this case, which led to identifying one of the suspects.  Eufracio “Jason” Ortiz 21 years of age was arrested and booked into custody for attempted homicide with bail set at $500,000.00.  A second suspect is still outstanding.

Anyone with information about this crime is encouraged to call Detective Burns or Sergeant Heiden at the Tulare County Sheriff's Office at (559) 733-6218 or they can remain anonymous by calling or texting (559) 725-4194 or through email at tcso@tipnow.com.

 

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On 10/4/17 1912 hours the Tulare County Sheriff’s Department responded to the Sultana Market in the area of Rd 104 and Ave 416 for a report of a gunshot victim in the parking lot.  Upon arrival, deputies located an adult male suffering from gunshot wounds and he was transported to an area hospital for treatment.

 

Anyone with information about this crime is encouraged to call Detective Burns or Sergeant Heiden at the Tulare County Sheriff's Office at (559) 733-6218 or they can remain anonymous by calling or texting (559) 725-4194 or through email at tcso@tipnow.com.