Location: 33600 Block of Road 248, Lemon Cove

Incident Date: 05/12/2016

Incident Time: 1350 hours

Case Number: 16-06033

Victim: Two minor children

City: Lemon Cove

Posted by: Dispatch

On 05/12/16 at 1350 hours, detectives from the Tulare County Sheriff’s Office responded to a residence near the city of Lemon Cove to serve a search warrant for narcotics.


During the course of searching the residence, it was discoverd that a mother and her 10-year-old daughter were home with a loaded 12-gauge shotgun located in the bedroom in plain view where the girl was sleeping. Narcotic paraphernalia was also located unsecured in this same room. 

Parents were interviewed and admitted to knowing there was a loaded shotgun within reach of their children.


Suspect: Raymond Ramos (48) booked at APTF

Suspect: Cari Bly (34) booked at APTF



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


Anonymous information about this crime can be reported via Tipnow email tcso@tipnow.net or send a text or voicemail to 559-725-4194 or download the Tipnow app for Android or Apple phones.