WATCH: Woman sets fire to Santa Claus hat, leaves it outside Porterville courthouse, deputies say

Crime

PORTERVILLE, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) – Deputies are searching for a woman seen on security footage setting fire to a Santa Claus hat and leaving it outside the doors of the Tulare County Superior Court building in Porterville, according to the Tulare County Sheriff’s Office.

Investigators say the woman was seen on camera outside the front doors at around 2:45 a.m. on Monday. She was seen wearing the Santa Claus hat before setting it on fire and leaving it at the front doors of the building. The fire caused minimal damage.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the Tulare County Sheriff’s Office.

The security footage can be viewed in the player above.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Big Game Countdown
February 13 2022 12:00 am

CBS47 On Your Side

Do you have a problem that you need help solving? Contact CBS47 and let us be On Your Side.

Phone: 559-761-0383
Email: OnYourSide@cbsfresno.com