Location: 17800 Block of Charter Oak Dr.

Incident Date: 11-27-15

Incident Time: 1730

Case Number: 15-14718

Victim: Don Smith

Posted by: Media Relations

On 11/27/2015 at approximately 1800 hours, Deputies from the Tulare County Sheriff’s Department, Headquarters Division, were dispatched to an address on Charter Oak in Visalia regarding a report of a subject being threatened with a crossbow. The victim reported being threatened by a known adult subject.

During the course of investigation, Deputies learned (S) David Perry was involved in a verbal argument and made specific threats toward the victim. The suspect later returned to the area with multiple weapons and pointed one at the victim who fled the area.  Perry was arrested without incident and booked into the Adult Pre-Trial Facility. 

The case is currently under investigation. Anyone with additional information is encouraged to call the Tulare County Sheriff’s Office at 559-733-6218 or send anonymous information by text or email to TCSO@tipnow.com, or call 1-800-TIPNOW.