Location: 800 block of Success, Porterville

Incident Date: 9/22/16

Incident Time: 2100 hours

Case Number: 16-12002

Victim: Juventino Jacuinde

City: Porterville

Posted by: Media Relations

Deputies were dispatched to the 800 block of East Success Avenue regarding a report of a carjacking.

The victim stated he was driving his vehicle to a nearby store, and was approached by three Hispanic males.  The male suspects physically assaulted the victim and forced him out of his vehicle.  The suspects then left the scene in the victim’s vehicle. 

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.