Location: 400 BLOCK OF SOUTH BURNETT ROAD, TIPTON

Incident Date: 09/05/2015

Incident Time: 2110

Case Number: 15-11548

Victim: Confidential

Posted by: Media Relations

On 09-13-2015 at 2114 hours Deputies responded to the 400 Block of South Burnett, Tipton, in regards to reports of gunshots fired at Town & Country Market. Upon investigating the incident, Deputies determined two individuals opened fire at each other prior to their arrival. The shooting was determined to be gang related. Deputies located and collected several shell casings, a live round, and a handgun for evidentiary purposes. One suspect was arrested at the scene. The second suspect remains at large.   

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.