Location: Dietz and Avenue 52, Earlimart

Incident Date: 3/25/16

Incident Time: 7:45 p.m.

Case Number: 16-03880

City: Earlimart

Posted by: Dispatch

On 03/25/2016, Deputies executed a traffic enforcement stop on a vehicle for equipment violations. The driver, identified as William Alfaro, 21, was found to be in possession of drug paraphernalia. He was taken into custody and transported to the Porterville Substation booking facility. After multiple opportunities, Alfaro denied having any further illegal items on his person. During his booking process, Alfaro was found to be in possession of a controlled substance while inside a booking/holding facility.


Anyone with information about this crime is encouraged to call the Tulare County Sheriff's Office at (559) 685-2666 or they can remain anonymous by calling or texting (559) 725-4194 or through email at tcso@tipnow.com.