Location: 130 Block of Avenue 80, Pixley

Incident Date: 06-29-2016

Incident Time: 1145 hours

Case Number: 16-60012

Victim: State of California

City: Pixley

Posted by: Dispatch

On 6/29/16, Detectives from Tulare County Sheriff’s office S.T.E.P. unit, along with the assistance of Drug Enforcement Agency, Southern Tri-County HIDTA, Department of Motor Vehicles and CAL-MMET, served a Narcotic Search warrant in the Pixley area.  

During the execution of the search warrant, Detectives conducted a thorough search of the residence and located approximately 30 pounds of Methamphetamine, 1,243 marijuana plants and three firearms. One of which had been reported stolen in the City of Porterville. The following listed subjects were arrested and booked on Federal charges.    


Suspect- Alfonzo Rios Ayon    (42) years of age.

Suspect- Ezekiel Perez Martinez   (31) years of age.

Suspect- Daniel Rios    (32) years of age.

Suspect- Marcos Arjoana Hernandez   (30) years of age.


Questions regarding this and other details should be directed to the Employee and Public Relations Unit. They can be reached by calling 559-636-4695 or (559) 733-6218. Anonymous tips can be sent to (559)725-4194 or tcso@tipnow.com.