Hernan Rodriguez, 24, of Reedley, was arrested on suspicion of homicide in a shooting at an orchard that left one man dead and two injured, the Tulare County Sheriff’s Department said Thursday.
Rodriguez was detained shortly after officers arrived in the area.
The shooting occurred about 9:45 a.m. at a orchard in the area of Road 74 and Avenue 400 near Dinuba. A farm labor work crew was working in the orchard.
The name of the victim has not been released. He was dead at the scene, and the two victims were taken to local hospitals, authorities said. Their conditions have not been made public.
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The motive is under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Tulare County Sheriff's Department at (559) 733-6218 or anonymously (559) 725-4194 or email email@example.com.