Location: Lomitas Drive/Sierra Drive, Lemon Cove
Incident Date: 5/9/16
Incident Time: 1239 hours
Case Number: 16-05901
Victim: State of California
City: Lemon Cove
Posted by: Media Relations
Suspects: Brendon Martin, 18 years old, Exeter
Cari Bly, 35 years old, Lemon Cove
On 05-09-2016 at 1239 hours, Deputies with the Tulare County Sheriff’s Office conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle for a traffic violation in the area of Lomitas and Sierra in Lemon Cove. During the investigation, Deputies contacted the occupants of the vehicle and identified the driver as Brendon Martin, and the passenger as Cari Bly.
During a search of the vehicle, a loaded sawed off shotgun was located concealed under the seat. Approximately ¼ ounce of methamphetamine and indicia for sales was also located inside the vehicle. Both Martin and Bly were arrested and booked at the Adult PreTrial Facility.
Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Tulare County Sheriff’s Office at (559) 733-6218 or send anonymous information by sending a text or email to TCSO@tipnow.com or call (559) 725-4194.