Location: 20200 block of Avenue 228, Lindsay

Incident Date: 6/7/16

Incident Time: 0700 hours

Case Number: 16-07259

Victim: Robles Farms

City: Lindsay

Posted by: Media Relations

Grand Theft

On 6/7/16, at 0700 hours, Deputies responded to the 20200 Block of Avenue 228, in Lindsay, for a reported theft of an Ag trailer, forty (40) aluminum ladders, and two (2) portable toilets.

Loss is estimated at $14,000.

On 6/24/16, at 0900 hours, Detectives were contacted by a local farmer and were informed that a suspicious Ag trailer, ladders, and portable toilets were parked on the property, in the area of Avene 226 and Road 196, in Lindsay.  

Detectives responded to the area and located the trailer. The trailer, ladders and portable toilets were all accounted for and undamaged. The victim was contacted and advised of the recovery. The equipment was processed and photographed for evidence. The trailer was later towed to a secure area until the victim could pick it up.

Estimated valued recovery $14,000. 

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.