Location: 23000 block of Avenue 198, Strathmore

Incident Date: 8-3-20

Incident Time: 1430hrs

City: Strathmore

Posted by: Media Relations

17-year-old Boy Busted for Ongoing Vandalism in Strathmore


Over the past two weeks, TCSO Deputies have been receiving several reports regarding gang graffiti to Strathmore Middle School, Grace Bible Church and the Boys and Girls Club.

Yesterday around 2:30 p.m , Deputies responded to the 23000 block of Avenue 198 in Strathmore for another vandalism to the Boys and Girl Club. Through investigation, Deputies identified a 17-year-old boy as the suspect. He was arrested and booked into Juvenile Hall on two felony counts, one misdemeanor count of vandalism, possession of shaved vehicle keys (commonly used for auto theft), and resisting arrest.

Anyone with more information regarding this investigation is urged to contact the Tulare County Sheriff’s Department via telephone at 559-733-6218 or anonymously at tcso@tipnow.com or by text or voicemail at #559-725-4194