Location: 600 block of Bent Ranch Avenue, Earlimart

Incident Date: 01/22/2016

Incident Time: 2130 hours

Case Number: 16-00952

Victim: Confidential

City: Earlimart

Posted by: Media Relations

On 11/22/16 at approx. 2141 hours, Deputies from the Tulare County Sheriff’s Pixley Substation were dispatched to the 600 block of Bent Ranch Avenue in Earlimart in regards to a shooting investigation.

Upon the deputies’ arrival, they located the victim suffering from a gunshot wounds. The victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment. Due to the nature of the victim’s injuries, investigators from the Sheriff’s Violent Crimes Unit were called out and took over the investigation.  

The victim’s condition is critical and he is at a local hospital being treated for this injuries. No other information is being released at this time.

This case is currently under investigation by the Tulare County Sheriff’s Violent Crimes Unit. Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to contact (559) 735-1898 or (800) 808-0488.

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