Location: 44500 Block of Road 128
Case Number: 15-13072
Victim: State of California
Posted by: Media Relations
On Sunday October 18th, 2015hrs. Deputies with the Tulare County Sheriff’s Department attempted to stop a suspect who was known to be driving on a suspended driver’s license. The suspect failed to yield for Deputies and a pursuit ensued for 4 miles. The suspects’ vehicle collided into a citrus tree and the suspect fled on foot into the citrus orchard. A Sheriff K9 tracked the suspect who was hiding under a citrus tree. The Sheriff K9 apprehended the suspect who was taken into custody thereafter and booked on the below listed charges.
Arrested: Sergio Salinas 30 years old from Orosi, Ca.
Charges: 2800.2 CVC Felony Evading
594 PC Felony Vandalism
31360 PC Ex-Felon in Possession of Body Armor
148 PC Resisting Arrest
14601.2 CVC Driving on a Suspended Drivers License