Location: 19600 block of Ave 195

Incident Date: 11-28-14

Incident Time: 1802

Posted by: Media Relations

Victim: Juan Ochoa Ibarra, 34 years old, Plainview

On 11-28-2014 at approximately 1802 hours, Deputies with the Tulare County Sheriff’s Department responded to a residence in the 19600 block of Avenue 195, Plainview for a report of a gunshot wound victim. Upon arrival, Deputies located Ibarra, who suffered a fatal gunshot wound.  This case remains under investigation and anyone with information regarding the case is encouraged to call Detective Sgt. Dow or Detective Klassen at (559) 733-6211 or anonymous information about this incident can be reported via Tipnow email: tcso@tipnow.net text or voicemail at 559-725-4194 or download the Tipnow app for Android or Apple phones.


Update 12/4/2014 – 0000 hours:


Suspect – Frank Vasquez III  age 35 – Lindsay


On 12/3/2014 the above suspect was located in King City, CA, by CHP officer and arrested on a warrant issued for this investigation.  The suspect has been transferred to the Tulare County Sheriff’s Adult Pre-Trial facility where he has been booked for 187PC.  The suspect is being held without bail.