Location: 32000 block of Road 156

Incident Date: 9-9-15

Incident Time: 0351

Case Number: 15-11330

Victim: State of California

City: Ivanhoe

Posted by: Media Relations

Wednesday, 09.09.2015, 0351 hours, Deputies were dispatched to the 32000 block of Road 156, Ivanhoe, regarding a possible prowler call.  Upon the deputies arriving, an adult male identified as Luis Thompson, 33yrs, was contacted in a parked vehicle.  Thompson displayed symptoms of being under the influence of a controlled substance and recognized as being a convicted felon.  Further investigation lead to the discovery of a concealed firearm and a usable quantity of methamphetamine.  Thompson was arrested and booked into the Pre-Trial facility.   The case is currently under investigation by the Tulare County Sheriff’s Office.

Suspect:  Thompson, Luis   33 years old   Strathmore resident

29800(a)(1) PC – Felon in possession of a firearm
11550(e) H&S – Possession of a firearm while under the influence of a controls substance
12022.1(b) PC – Possession of a concealed firearm
30305(a)(1) PC – Felon in possession of a firearm
11379 H&S – Transportation of controlled substance

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