Location: Francis & Wheatland , Richgrove

Incident Date: 5-26/27-15

Case Number: 15-6587

Victim: Hispanic male adult

Posted by: Media Relations

On 5-27-15 at 0713 hrs. Deputies were dispatched to an alleyway in the area of Francis & Wheatland, Richgrove regarding a “man down” call.

Responding Deputies arrived on scene and located a Hispanic male adult in the alleyway deceased from an apparent gunshot wound.

TCSO Violent Crimes Detectives and Crime Lab Detectives responded to the scene and took over the investigation.

Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to call the Tulare County Sheriff’s Department at 559-733-6218 or 1-800-808-4288. Anyone with information can also remain anonymous by calling TIP NOW at 559-725-4194