Location: Road 168/Avenue 56, Earlimart

Incident Date: 7/5/16

Incident Time: 1100-1145 hours

Case Number: 16-08471

Victim: Juan Diaz Noriga

City: Earlimart

Posted by: Media Relations

On 07/05/16 at approximately 1155 hours, Deputies from the Pixley Substation responded to a vineyard located in the area of Road 168 and Avenue 56, in Earlimart, regarding a vehicle burglary.  During the investigation, it was determined a suspect(s) forcibly entered the victim's vehicle and stole property valued at approximately $40. Damage to the vehicle was estimated at approximately $100. Evidence was collected at the scene and the case is being actively investigated.   

Anyone with more information regarding this investigation is urged to contact the Tulare County Sheriff’s Office at 1-800-808-0488 or anonymously at tcso@tipnow.com or by text or voicemail at 559-725-4194.