Location: 500 BLOCK OF W. LERDA, TIPTON

Incident Date: 01-26-2015

Incident Time: 2223

Case Number: 15-1089

Victim: Confidential

City: TIPTON

Posted by: Media Relations

On 1/26/15, at approximately 2223 hours TCSO Deputies were dispatched to a residence in Tipton for a report of a drive-by shooting.  

Upon arrival, a 13 year old victim was located with a single gunshot wound to an extremity. The victim was transported to a local hospital by ambulance and treated for his injuries.  The injury was determined to be superficial and the victim remains in good condition. TCSO Detectives responded to the location and took over the investigation. Anyone with more information regarding this investigation is urged to contact the Tulare County Sheriff’s Department via telephone at #1-800-808-0488 or anonymously at tcso@tipnow.com or by text or voicemail at #559-725-4194.