Location: 200 Block of S. Berry

Incident Date: 8-11-15

Incident Time: 2240

Case Number: 15-10054

Victim: Confidential per PC 293

City: Tipton

Posted by: Media Relations

On 08/11/15 at approximately 2240 hours Deputies from the Pixley Substation responded to Tipton regarding a fight in progress.  The reporting party advised the suspect was armed with a handgun outside his residence.  Deputies arrived and upon further investigations it was discovered that the suspect was involved in a physical altercation at which time the suspect brandished a firearm and threatened the victim.  Deputies were able to identify the suspect and conducted a probation compliance search at the suspect’s residence where they located ammunition.  The suspect was later located and taken into custody on the above listed charges. 
Suspects: Ambruze Sierra 33 year old male from Tipton.

Anyone with more information regarding this investigation is urged to contact the Tulare County Sheriff’s Department via telephone at #1-800-808-0488 or anonymously at tcso@tipnow.com or by text or voicemail at #559-725-4194.