Location: Washington/Market, Earlimart CA
Incident Date: 03-25-15
Incident Time: 2230
Case Number: 15-3792
Victim: State of California
Posted by: Media Relations
On 03-25-15 Deputies contacted a subject who they knew was operating a vehicle without a valid CA Driver License. After further investigation the driver was observed to be under the influence of a controlled substance and contained a loaded handgun in his vehicle. A bindle containing a white crystalline substance was also located in the vehicle.
The driver was transported and booked into the Pre-Trial Booking Facility with no further incident.
(S) Jose Carlos Ortiz. 24 year old male out of Earlimart.