Location: R184/A8, RICHGROVE

Incident Date: 05-30-2015

Incident Time: 1500

Case Number: 15-6771

Victim: Confidential

Posted by: Media Relations

Tulare County Sheriff’s Department Deputies responded to a reported man down call in the area of Rd 184 and Ave 8, Richgrove.  Upon finding the victim, it was determined he was involved in an assault with a deadly weapon.  Detectives from the South County Investigations unit responded to the crime scene and assumed the investigation.  The victim was transported to the Delano Regional Medical Center where he received treatment for non-life threatening injuries sustained during the assault and later released.  

The suspect was contacted and arrested for assault with a deadly weapon. The suspect was booked at the Porterville Substation.

This case is currently under investigation.  Anyone additional information regarding this case are asked to contact Det. J Hunziger with the Tulare County Sheriff’s Department South County Investigations Unit, 24 hours (559) 733-6218. 

Suspect information:

Paramo-Carranza, Obed;  28 years old from the city of Delano CA.