Tulare police release name of homicide victim

Police identified the man slain Oct. 3 in Tulare as Robert Barrier, 46, of Tulare.

Barrier was found around 4 p.m. bleeding and unresponsive near the intersection of Tulare Avenue and E Street. Emergency responders attempted to revive him but were not successful.

Police are not releasing the manner of his death, saying it could damage the investigation. No suspect information has been released.

Anyone with information about the murder is asked to call Tulare police at 559-685-2300, ext. 2153.