Location: 3600 block of Avenue 384, Kingsburg

Incident Date: 5/17/17

Incident Time: 0900 hours

Case Number: 17-05864

Victim: Streamline Irrigation

City: Kingsburg

Posted by: Media Relations

On 5-17-17, Tulare County Sheriff’s Office Ag Crimes Detectives were contacted and responded to the above listed location in regards to the report of a theft of diesel fuel. Upon arrival, Detectives determined the unknown suspect(s) accessed the property through the main gate and then approached the fuel storage area.

Suspects were observed on video surveillance removing more than 1,400 gallons of diesel fuel by filling on-board tanks in an enclosed box truck. Loss was estimated at $2,500.

Detectives located several pieces of evidence on scene and are currently following apparent leads. This case remains active.    
Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to contact Detective R. Gunderman or Sgt. Chad Rhyman with the Tulare County Sheriff’s Office Investigations Division at (559) 735-1898. They can also call 24 hours a day at (559) 733-6218 or anonymously, by accessing the TipNow page at tcso@tipnow.com or (559) 725-4194.