Location: 27000 block of Highway 190, Porterville
Incident Date: 12-13-14
Case Number: 14-15524
Posted by: Media Relations
On Saturday December 13, 2014 Deputies from the Tulare County Sheriff’s Porterville Substation responded to the above listed location in regards to the report of a gunshot wound victim. Upon arrival it was determined unknown suspects drove a white sedan near the victim’s residence and fired numerous gunshots. A 6 year old female was struck by gunfire and sustained a non-life threatening injury. She was subsequently transported to an area hospital where she was treated for her injuries.
Detectives from the Tulare County Sheriff’s Department responded and took over the investigation.
Anyone with any information regarding this case is asked to contact Det. R. Gunderman or Sgt. M. Cavazos with the Tulare County Sheriff’s Department Investigations Unit at (559)735-1858. Information can also be left anonymously by accessing the TipNow page at email@example.com.