Location: 800 Block of S State, Earlimart

Incident Date: 2-9-15

Incident Time: 2300

Case Number: 15-1732

Victim: State of California

Posted by: Media Relations

On 2-9-2015 Deputies from Tulare County Sheriff’s Department conducted a traffic enforcement stop in the 800 Block of S. State, Earlimart. 

The driver, Jose Perez 34 years old, was found to be in possession of a loaded, concealed firearm.  Perez was also found to be under the influence of a controlled substance, and is a Northern  gang member from the Earlimart area.  He was arrested on the above listed charges.  

This case is being investigated by the Tulare County Sheriff’s Department.