Location: 1800 blk of Ave 56, Earlimart
Incident Date: 8/9/2015
Incident Time: 0700-1200
Case Number: 15-09955
Posted by: Media Relations
207 PC- Kidnapping
On 8/9/15 at approximately 2156 Hours, Deputies from the Tulare County Sheriff’s Department responded to a residence in Porterville regarding a robbery that occurred in the Earlimart area. The suspect, forced the victim to drive him several locations throughout the Earlimart and Tulare area by threatening his safety if he did not comply. The suspect also told the victim he had a gun and forced the victim to give him $80 in cash.
This case is currently being investigated by the Tulare County Sheriff’s Department.