Location: 20800 Block of Ave 64, Ducor
Incident Date: 3-21-16
Incident Time: 1600 hours
Case Number: 16-03699
Posted by: Dispatch
Suspect: Maria Soto 46 years of age, Resident of Delano
On 3-21-16, Deputies from Tulare County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 20800 Block of Avenue 64 in Ducor in regards to an assault. Deputies contacted the victim who had sustained major trauma to the upper torso. The victim was airlifted to a local area hospital for treatment.
Detectives with the Tulare County Sheriff's Violent Crimes Unit responded to the scene and took over the investigation. During the investigation, Detectives identified and arrested the suspect, Maria Soto. The suspect was later booked at the Tulare County Sheriff’s Adult Pre-Trial Facility for attempted murder.
Case remains under investigation anyone with information is asked to contact Det Franco or Sgt Torres at (559) 733-6218.