Location: Orosi

Incident Date: 7-4-21

Incident Time: 2200HRS

Case Number: 21-8287

City: Orosi/Clovis

Posted by: Media Relations

TCSO Detectives are asking for the public's help in locating 32-Year-Old Benjamin Garcia for assaulting and kidnapping a woman on Sunday.
Just after 10:00 p.m on July 4th, 32-Year-Old Benjamin Garcia assaulted a woman at a house in Orosi and forced her into a vehicle against her will. Garcia continued to assault the woman while driving. Garcia and the woman ended up in the Clovis area, where the assault continued.
Garcia left the scene before law enforcement arrived. The victim was taken to a local hospital for her injuries.
Garcia has ties to the Bulldogs street gang from the Fresno area.
Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Garcia, or information on the above incident, are encouraged to contact Detective M.Rascon at the Tulare County Sheriff’s Office at (559) 733-6218 or text Tip Now tcso@tipnow.comor 559-725-4194 .
Reference Case Number: 21-8287.