Location: Avenue 72 a quarter mile east of Road 120, Pixley

Incident Date: 02/29/2016

Case Number: 16-02677

Victim: Salvador Delgado

City: Pixley

Posted by: Media Relations

On 02/29/2016 at approximately 1630 hours, Deputies from the Tulare County Sheriff’s Pixley Substation responded to the 12000 block of Avenue 72 in Pixley regarding a grand theft.  During the investigation, Deputies learned that suspect(s) had taken 17 bee hives, valued at $250 each. They were being used for pollination from the edge of an orchard at that location.

Loss: $4,250.
Anyone with information about this crime is encouraged to call the Tulare County Sheriff's Office at (559) 685-2666 or they can remain anonymous by calling or texting (559) 725-4194 or through email at tcso@tipnow.com.