Location: 8400 block of Avenue 256, Tulare

Incident Date: 6/14/17

Incident Time: Between 6:45 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

Case Number: 17-07173

City: Tulare

Posted by: Dispatch

On 06-14-2017, at approximately 1900 hours, deputies responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle in an orchard, near the 8400 block of Avenue 256, in Tulare. Deputies arrived on scene and contacted a male subject, identified as Justin Giacomi.

Upon investigation, deputies located footprints leading from Giacomi’s vehicle to a truck parked nearby, that had been entered and vandalized in the course of what appeared to be an attempted theft. The total damages amounted to $1,500. Giacomi was arrested on a felony warrant as well as P.C. 594(b)1, felony vandalism.


This case is currently awaiting review by the District Attorney’s Office.


The community is encouraged to report any type of suspicious activity. If you see something, say something report it via telephone at 1-800-808-0488 / 559-733-6218 or anonymously at tcso@tipnow.com or by text or voicemail at 559-725-4194.