VISALIA – A recently executed search warrant unveiled a significant cache of stolen tools, all valued at roughly $150,000 and believed to have been stolen from a location in Fresno County.
On Jan. 9, detectives with the Visalia Police Department served a search warrant at a home in the 600 block of W. Dorothea Ave., resulting in the discovery of a large quantity of stolen tools. These tools were found to have been taken from a distribution center in Fresno.
As a result of the search, Justin Shaw, 35, was arrested and charged with possession of stolen property. The recovered property totaled $150,000 and filled a semi truck trailer.
The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact Detective Julie Peterson at 559-713-4101. For those who wish to remain anonymous, please call 559-713-4738.