Location: 45000 block of Forest Road, Posey
Incident Date: 7/19/16
Incident Time: 1030 hours
Case Number: 16-09124
Posted by: Media Relations
Suspect: McClure, Mason, 23 years old, Bakersfield resident
On July 19, 2016 at about 1121 hours, Deputies from the Tulare County Sheriff’s Porterville Substation were dispatched to an address in the Posey area regarding a shooting. Upon arrival, the victim was found in the roadway suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was removed from the scene and transported to an area hospital for treatment.
The Tulare County Sheriff’s Violent Crimes Unit was called to investigate. During the course of the investigation, Mason McClure was identified as being the person responsible for this crime. He was located and arrested without incident. McClure was booked into custody at the Adult Pre-Trial facility.