Location: Road 128/Avenue 404, Cutler

Incident Date: 2/23/18

Incident Time: 1756 hours

Case Number: 18-02523

Victim: State of California

City: Cutler

Posted by: Media Relations

Gang member in possession of a loaded firearm

Suspect: Enrique Alcaraz, 23, of Cutler

On 02-23-2018 at 1756 hours, Detectives with the Tulare County Sheriff’s TAGNET (Tulare Area Gang and Narcotic Enforcement Team) were conducting gang suppression in the Town of Cutler. While in the area of Avenue 404 and Road 128, Detectives contacted a subject walking in the middle of the roadway.

The subject was identified as Enrique Alcaraz, a documented criminal street gang member.

During the investigation, Detectives conducted a search of Alcaraz and located a loaded handgun on his person. Alcaraz was arrested without incident and booked at the Adult Pre-Trial Facility.   


Anyone with information regarding this investigation is encouraged to call the Tulare County Sheriff’s Office at (559) 733-6218 or send anonymous information by sending an email to TCSO@tipnow.com or leave a voice message or text at (559) 725-4194.

Anyone with information regarding gang activity is encouraged to call the Tulare County Gang Hotline at 1-888-END-GANG (1-888-363-4264)