Location: 29900 Block of Road 56, Visalia

Incident Date: 12/31/16-01/01/17

Incident Time: 1200-1340 hours

Case Number: 17-00034

Victim: Hansen Industries Dairy Supply

City: Visalia

Posted by: Dispatch

On 01/01/17 at 1353 hours, deputies from the Tulare County Sheriff’s Office responded to the above location where they contacted the reporting party.  It was reported that an unknown suspect(s) had entered into a secured business, stole a pickup truck from this business, then used the stolen truck to remove a gun safe from inside the primary residence at this business. 

The stolen truck became disabled and was left on scene, with an opened gun safe in the bed.  Numerous firearms were reported missing from inside the safe.


Detectives from the North-End Investigations Unit were called out to the scene and took over the investigation.  No suspects have been identified at this time.


This case is currently under investigation by the Tulare County Sheriff’s Office North-End Investigations Unit.  Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Detective G. Burns at (559) 733-6218 or (800) 808-0488.


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