Location: Road 180/Avenue 216, Porterville

Incident Date: 5/11/17

Case Number: 17-05592

City: Porterville

Posted by: Media Relations


On 5-11-17, Deputies from the Sheriff's Porterville Substation responded to the area of Road 180 and Avenue 216 in Lindsay in regards to a report of a theft. Upon arrival, Deputies learned a secured storage area was forcibly entered and approximately $500 worth of red dye diesel fuel was taken. Also taken was a “Domries” 10-foot tandem, adjustable vineyard disc, similar to the one pictured.

Detectives are following up on leads as evidence was found on scene. 

It was reported that this disc was recently fitted with all new blades and other adjustments, and modifications on this piece of equipment would be identifiable.

Anyone with information regarding the above listed items is asked to contact Det. R. Gunderman, or Sgt. C. Rhyman with the Tulare County Sheriff’s Office Ag Crimes Unit, (559) 735-1858, or 24 hours (559) 733-6218. Information can also be left anonymously at TCSO Tip Now (559) 725-4194 or tcso@tipnow.com.

TCSO Ag Crimes Unit
Case Number: 17-5592
Occurred: 5-11-17
Location: Lindsay, CA.