Location: 17900 block of Avenue 144, Porterville

Incident Date: 9/23/17

Incident Time: 0650 hours

Case Number: 17-11654

Victim: Tony Berra Farms

City: Porterville

Posted by: Dispatch


On 09-23-2017 at approximately 0717 hours, Tulare County Sheriff's Deputies responded to the 17900 block of Avenue 144 regarding a report of a possible theft.


During the investigation, it was discovered that two suspects backed a green Honda Civic with tinted windows into the garage. The suspects loaded the car with an MS 170 steel chainsaw and a cutting torch. One suspect was seen leaving in the Honda civic and the other left in the Tony Barra Farm’s red Honda 400 Quad.


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