Location: 23700 block of Ave. 95, Terra Bella

Incident Date: 2-17-15

Incident Time: 0009

Case Number: 15-02044

Victim: Confidential

Posted by: Media Relations

On 02-17-2015 at 0009 hours, Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to an apartment complex in the Community of Terra Bella to assist TC Fire with a residential structure fire. On arrival, Fire Fighters located a deceased male inside one of the apartments. Detectives with the Violent Crimes Unit responded to the scene and this investigation is now being treated as a homicide. The cause of death has not been determined and more information will be released as it becomes available.


Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Det. Steve Sanchez or Sgt. Rodney Parker of the Sheriff’s Departments Violent Crimes Unit @ (559) 735-1898 or (800) 808-0488 or you may send your information anonymously through the Sheriff’s TipNow program: 

Text or voicemail: 559-725-4194 or E-mail: tcso@tipnow.com