Location: 4600 block S. Pratt, Tulare

Case Number: 15-7537

Victim: Vieira Farms/ Mike Frings

Posted by: Media Relations

On 6-16-15 Deputies responded to the 4600 block of S. Pratt, Tulare in regards to the report of the theft of cattle. Upon arrival they were advised unknown suspects(s) entered the property on two separate occasions within a four day span and removed 18 head of dairy calves worth an estimated $18,000.       

Detectives from the Tulare County Sheriff’s Department AG Crimes Unit were contacted and took over the investigation. The case remains under active investigation.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to contact Detective R. Gunderman or Sgt. M. Giefer with the Ag Crimes Unit at (559) 735-1898. They can also call 24 hours a day at (559) 733-6218 or anonymously, by accessing the TipNow page at tcso@tipnow.com.