Location: 21600 block of Avenue 245, Lindsay

Incident Date: 04/18/16-04/19/16

Incident Time: 1300-1000 hours

Case Number: 16-04933

Victim: Mark Rip

City: Lindsay

Posted by: Media Relations

Suspect(s), Unknown

On 04/19/16, Deputies responded to an orchard located on the 21600 block of Avenue 245 regarding an agriculture theft.  Upon investigation, Deputies learned sometime between the hours of 1300 and 1000, unknown suspect(s) entered the property and removed $744 worth of juvenile orange trees that had been planted one week prior.  

This case is currently being investigated by the Tulare County Sheriff’s Office.

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