Posted by: Media Relations

On 2-6-15, at 1644 hours, The Tulare County Sheriff’s Department responded to a residence in Goshen regarding a deceased male. Upon arrival it was discovered the victim, an 11 year veteran of the Exeter Police Department, sustained several apparent gunshot wounds and succumbed from the injuries. Members of the Tulare County Sheriff’s Department Detective Units as well as members of the Visalia Police Department Detective Units responded to the scene and conducted a joint investigation. During the following investigation and through the concentrated joint effort by both Law Enforcement Agencies, a female suspect was identified and arrested.

23 year old Erika Sandoval from Visalia is being charged with P.C. 187 Homicide, and there is currently no bail amount listed. A picture is available on our facebook, 

CORRECTION 8:47 PM 2/7/15 - The correct age for Erika Sandoval is 28 years of age

At the request of Exeter Police Chief Cliff Bush, a picture of Officer Green will be made available through their Department on Monday, February 9 2015. Please contact the Exeter Police Department at 559-592-3103 for the release of his photograph.