Location: 100 block S. Front-Earlimart

Incident Date: 08-03-15

Incident Time: 15-9662

Posted by: Media Relations

On 8-3-15 at 0105 hours Deputies from Pixley Substation responded to a report of robbery at La Protranca Bar located in the 100 block of S. Front in Earlimart.  During the investigation, Deputies discovered the victim engaged in friendly conversations with several females while he was drinking alcoholic beverages.  At one point, the victim agreed to engage in a sexual relationship with one of the females in exchange for money.  During the encounter in a room inside the bar, the victim removed his pants, and the female suspect was able to take money from his wallet.  Afterwards, he discovered missing $5,000 in US currency. No use of force was involved in this incident and, no injuries were reported.  

The case remains under investigation, and anyone with information is urged to contact the Tulare County Sheriff’s Department at #1-800-808-0488 or anonymously at tcso@tipnow.com or by text or voicemail at #559-725-4194.