Location: 11100 BLOCK OF R192, PORTERVILLE CA
Incident Date: 02-09-2015
Incident Time: 0957
Case Number: 15-1706
Victim: MERRITT FARMS
Posted by: Media Relations
On Monday 02-09-15 at approximately 0950 hours, deputies were dispatched to the area of Road 192 and Avenue 112 regarding theft of copper wire.
Upon arrival the reporting party advised sometime between 02-07-15 and 02-09-15 unknown suspect(s) took three 10’ lengths of ¾ inch copper wire. The wire was valued at $1,500 dollars. The unknown suspect(s) damaged the irrigation pump causing $5,000 to $10,000 dollars of damage.
The case in being actively investigated by the Sheriff’s Department.
Anyone with information regarding this investigation is urged to contact the Tulare County Sheriff’s Department via telephone at 1-800-808-0488 or anonymously at firstname.lastname@example.org or by text or voicemail at (559) 725-4194.