Location: 1600 Block of Tyler Ave, Porterville

Incident Date: 07-08-2015

Incident Time: 2224

Case Number: 15-08511

Victim: Hispanic Male Adult

Posted by: Media Relations

Victim: Hispanic Male Adult, Porterville

Suspect: Unknown suspects


On 07-08-15 at approximately 2224 hrs. Deputies with the Tulare County Sheriff’s Department responded to a residence in the 1600 block of E. Tyler Ave, Porterville for a report of a shooting. Upon arrival Deputies located a male subject suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was air lifted to a local hospital and was listed in critical condition.

Violent Crimes Detectives responded to the scene and took over the investigation. Detectives learned unknown suspect(s) drove by the residence and shot from a vehicle, striking the victim.

This case remains under investigation and anyone with information regarding the case is encouraged to call Detective Sgt. J. Mayberry or Detective Judd Hembree at (559) 733-6211 or anonymous information about this incident can be reported via Tipnow email: tcso@tipnow.net text or voicemail at 559-725-4194 or download the Tipnow app for Android or Apple phones.