Location: 43900 block of Road 136, Orosi

Incident Date: 6/14/16-6/15/16

Incident Time: 2000-0530 hours

Case Number: 16-07621

Victim: PAR Farms

City: Orosi

Posted by: Media Relations

Grand theft

On the morning of 06-15-2016 at approximately 0800 hours, Deputies responded to a theft of trees that had occurred at the above listed location.

Deputies discovered 200 baby Tango Mandarin trees had been uprooted and stolen from the location by unknown suspect(s). The trees had been recently planted on Monday June 13, 2016.  The trees had been stolen during the previous evening.  

Loss is estimated to be $2,800.

Detectives from the Agriculture Crime Unit arrived on scene and assumed the investigation.

If you have any information related to this case, please contact Detective Nicholson or Sergeant Yandell (559) 735-1898 or (800)808-0488.  Anonymous information about this crime can be reported via Tipnow, email: tcso@tipnow.net or download the Tipnow app for android or apple phones.