Location: 900 block of South State Street, Earlimart

Incident Date: 06-27-17

Incident Time: 2130 hours

Case Number: 17-07722

Victim: Confidential

City: Earlimart

Posted by: Dispatch

On 06-27-17 at 2118 hours, Deputies responded to the 900 block of South State Street regarding a subject claiming to be a victim of an assault. Upon arrival, Deputies contacted the victim who advised he had been assaulted by a known subject. The victim reported that the subject attempted to stab him with an unknown type of knife, but missed and struck his backpack. After further investigation, Deputies were able to identify a possible suspect which will remain confidential due to the ongoing investigation.


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