Location: 100 block of South State Street

Incident Date: 8/14/15

Incident Time: 1442

Case Number: 15-10160

City: Pixley

Posted by: Media Relations

On 08/14/15 at approximately 1442 hours Deputies from the Pixley Substation responded to a store located on the 100 block of South State Street, Earlimart regarding forged checks. The victim advised on 08/08/15, he cashed checks for five subjects at his store.  On today’s date it was determined the checks were fraudulent. The case is being actively investigated.

Anyone with more information regarding this investigation is urged to contact the Tulare County Sheriff’s Department via telephone at #1-800-808-0488 or anonymously at tcso@tipnow.com or by text or voicemail at #559-725-4194.