Location: 300 block of South Conner Road, Porterville

Incident Date: 07-09-16

Incident Time: 1850 hours

Case Number: 16-08688

City: Porterville

Posted by: Dispatch

On 07/09/2016 at approximately 6:53 p.m., Deputies from the Sheriff's Porterville Substation responded to a possible attempt suicided and attempted assault with a deadly weapon.  During the investigation, it was learned that the suspect had attempted to commit suicide with a razor blade.

As the victim tried to remove the blade from the suspect, the suspect threatened to hurt the victim with the razor blade. The victim obtained a cut as she was trying to remove the blade from the suspect. Suspect was contacted and taken into custody and transported to the Tulare County Juvenile Facility System.


Anyone with information about this crime is encouraged to call the Tulare County Sheriff's Office at (559) 782-9650 or they can remain anonymous by calling or texting (559) 725-4194 or through email at tcso@tipnow.com.