Location: 15000 block of Water Avenue, Visalia

Incident Date: 10/28/2016

Incident Time: 1857 hours

Case Number: 16-13637

Victim: People State of California

City: Visalia

Posted by: Dispatch

Suspect One: Mark Keoninh – Adult – Porterville Area

Suspect Two: David Bayne – Adult – Lindsay Area


On 10-28-16 at approximately 1857 hours, deputies were dispatched to the 15000 block of Water Avenue in Visalia regarding a report of suspicious vehicles. Upon arrival, deputies located one of the suspicious vehicles attempting to leave the area. Deputies conducted a traffic stop on the vehicle and through investigation, deputies located a large amount of marijuana, scales, and ammunition. The driver of the vehicle and the passenger, who had extensive criminal records, were taken into custody without further incident.

The estimated street value of the marijuana was $2,250.


Anyone with information regarding this investigation is urged to contact the Tulare County Sheriff’s Office at 1-800-808-0488 / 559-733-6218 or anonymously at tcso@tipnow.com or by text or voicemail at 559-725-4194 and download the Tipnow app for Android or Apple phones.