Police search for armed burglary suspect
Jonathan Elmore is wanted in connection with several burglaries in Three Rivers
LEMON COVE – Police are searching for a wanted burglar they say could be armed.
At about 6 p.m. on May 11, the Tulare County Sheriff’s Department received a tip that Jonathan Elmore was seen driving a vehicle involved in a residential burglary that occurred on May 5 in the Three Rivers area. Elmore is wanted in connection with several burglaries in the Three Rivers area and may be armed with firearms.
When deputies attempted to contact, Elmore, he ran from them leaving behind a stolen motorcycle and firearms in the bed of his truck. He also has 13 warrants for his arrest totaling $395,000 in bail.
Anyone with information regarding Jonathan Elmore is encouraged to contact Dep. Frick at 559-733-6218 or leave an anonymous tip at 559-725-4194 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Reference TCSO Case # 18-6013 during the report.
Tuesday, May 8
At 3:50 p.m. in the 20900 block of Road 216 in Lindsay, deputies responded to a report of a residential burglary. Deputies learned that unknown suspect(s) entered the property and stole garden tools including a Craftsmen lawn mower, chainsaw and a 50-inch Sharp television, worth an estimated $1,235. Deputies processed and collected evidence from the crime scene.
Friday, May 11
At 6:39 a.m. in the 12000 block of Avenue 248 in Tulare, deputies responded to the discovery of a body. The victim is believed to be a male adult, 25-40 years of age. The case is being investigated as a homicide. Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged contact Detective Ramos, Sergeant Marks or Lieutenant Torres at 559-802-9563. Anonymous information can be reported via Tipnow email email@example.com, text or voicemail at 559-725-4194 or download the Tipnow app.