Location: 500 Block of East Bobbi

Incident Date: 10-17-15

Incident Time: 2055

Case Number: 15-13053

Victim: Artemio Ayon

City: Earlimart

Posted by: Media Relations

On 10/17/15 at 2109 hours deputies responded to the 500 block of E. Bobbi Earlimart regarding a report of an assault with a deadly weapon.  The investigation revealed the victim was stabbed twice on the left arm with a pocket knife during a family dispute. Suspect was last seen fleeing the scene on foot and is believed to be armed with a pocket knife.  The suspect was not located during a search.  The victim was transported to Delano Regional Medical Center and treated for his minor injuries and released.

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.