Reward offered for information


Taft’s Secret Witness Program is seeking information about the robbery of a mail truck in Taft on last week.

There could be a reward for information leading to the arrest of the suspects

Anyone who was in the area of Veterans memorial park on the 200 block of East Kern Street or around the intersection of East Kern and Highway 119 Street between 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. on Oct. 16 that may have seen a person or vehicle in the area is encouraged to call the Secret Witness hotline at 763-3414.

All calls are confidential.

Callers will be assigned a code name and identification number in case they need to contact the program.

If investigators need more information, the code name will be published in the Midway Driller asking that person to call the secret Witness Program.

The Midway Driller, Taft Chevrolet, and Westside Waste management in cooperation with law enforcement sponsor the Secret Witness Program.