Location: 21400 BLOCK OF WHITTAKER WAY , OROSI
Incident Date: 01-21-2015
Incident Time: 1730
Case Number: 15-80005
Victim: State of California
Posted by: Media Relations
Suspect: Hispanic Male 16 yrs old Orosi, Ca.
On the listed date and time Investigators from the Sheriff’s Departments Gang Violence Suppression Unit/ North County were conducting a Probation Compliance check of a known gang member in the 12400 Blk of Whittaker Wy. Orosi, Ca. when the Investigators contacted the listed subject, a male Hispanic Juvenile sitting in the passenger side of a vehicle, at the residence. The Male subject, a known gang member as well, was found to have a loaded .45 caliber handgun in his waistband. The Male juvenile was taken into custody without incident. He was transported and booked into the Tulare County Juvenile Detention Facility on the listed charges.
The case is currently under investigation by the Tulare County Sheriff’s Office Gang Violence Suppression Unit and no other information is being released at this time. Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to contact Det. Victor Bonilla at (559)735-1898 or (800) 808-0488.