Location: Avenue 88 between Road 208 and Road 192, Terra Bella

Incident Date: 12/8/17

Incident Time: 1612 hours

Case Number: 17-14905

Victim: Adult Male

City: Terra Bella

Posted by: Dispatch

On 12/08/2017, Deputies from the Sheriff's Porterville Substation responded to area of Avenue 88 and Road 208 for the report of a gunshot wound victim.  It was learned a vehicle was seen on the property and a theft had occurred. 

Employees followed the vehicle.  After following the vehicle, the suspect vehicle stopped and a suspect shot one time at the victim.  The victim had minor injuries and responded to a local hospital to be treated.  Detectives responded and assumed 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.