Location: 31600 BLOCK OF R132, VISALIA

Incident Date: 06-28-2015

Case Number: 15-8097

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Esparza, Bobby 53 Years of Age   Visalia Resident

On 6/29/2015 at 1314 hours, Deputies with the Tulare County Sheriff’s Department were dispatched to a business in the 31600 block of R132 reported burglary. The victim reported his white 1995 Saturn SL 4-door car had been stolen. It was discovered the suspect(s) pealed back the metal siding on the business to gain access to the interior of the building, where they took the car keys from a desk inside. 


            On 7/3/15 at approximately 1350 hrs Deputies from the Tulare County Sheriff’s Department Headquarters Station located and arrested a 53 year old adult male identified as Bobby Esparza for the crime of burglary and unauthorized taking of a motor vehicle. During the course of the investigation it was learned Esparza had entered a locked shop located at the 31600 block of Rd 132 in Visalia and took a set of keys belonging to the vehicle, which was parked outside of the shop. The vehicle was subsequently located and Esparza was taken into custody without incident. The case is currently under investigation by Deputy Robby Hebrard with the Tulare County Sheriff’s Department. Anyone with further information regarding this incident is encouraged to contact the Tulare County Sheriff’s Department or using the following information.


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