Location: 700 block of East River, Porterville

Incident Date: 12-15-2015

Incident Time: 1502

Case Number: 15-15408

Posted by: Media Relations

Suspect: Amanda Keen, 21, of Porterville (in custody)


On 12/15/2015 at 1502 hours, Porterville deputies responded to the 700 block of East River in the rural area of Porterville regarding a subject reporting an assault. Upon contacting the victim, it was learned that he had been assaulted with a deadly weapon. 


Violent Crime Detectives responded and took over the investigation. Detectives contacted the suspect and determined she was involved in the crime. The suspect was subsequently arrested and transported to the Tulare County Sheriff Substation in Porterville. 


This case is still under investigation by the Tulare County Sheriff Violent Crimes Unit.


Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Tulare County Sheriff Office at (559) 733-6218 or send anonymous information by sending a text or email to (559) 725-4194 or TCSO@tipnow.com.