Mother threatens to beat up daughter’s roommate


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Chico Police

Call Type: Follow-up

April 14, 8:37 a.m., 145 Main St.

A husband told police that a female stole his wife’s cellphone at Peet’s Coffee. The suspect was not allowed to enter after she tried to reach in the man’s pockets.

Call Type: Domestic Dispute

April 14, 3:59 p.m., 1128 W. 3rd St.

A boyfriend’s partner called police after salt was poured on them. The boyfriend was drunk and urinating on the floor while arguing with his partner.

Call Type: Commercial Burglary

April 15, 1:57 a.m., 1950 E. 20th St.

A man attempted to break inside the Chico Mall with a crow bar. He was last seen running on foot towards Springfield Drive.

Call Type: Suspicious Circumstance

April 15, 8:27 a.m., 338 Nord Ave.

A woman dropped off her boyfriend at a gas station and moments later he called back feeling threatened. The boyfriend said “I’ve been set up, you need to run!” the woman said he recently had gang problems in jail.

Call Type: Information to Citizen

April 16, 10:05 a.m., 2360 Notre Dame Blvd.

An unknown person dropped off Easter baskets for the children of a mother who says it might be a violation of a restraining order. Reportedly, the unknown person is not allowed near the family and the mother is demanding officers to enforce the order.

Call Type: Refusing to Leave

April 16, 9:16 p.m., 175 E. 20th St.

A homeless woman called 911 on a business phone claiming that a 10-foot tall male was doing bad things and that she needed help. When the woman hung up, an employee of the business called back and said the woman misused their phone and that she constantly gets kicked out, but always comes back.

University Police

Call Type: Suspicious Circumstance

Sunday, 12:48 p.m., Parking Structure One

A man was unloading a blue Chevy pickup truck on the second floor in the southeast corner.

Call Type: Vandalism

Monday, 5:12 a.m., Meriam Library

The second door to the right of the front building was cracked but not broken all the way through.

Call Type: Suspicious Subject

Tuesday, 10:51 p.m., University Village

A man was seen wandering around the complex. The suspect appeared to have been drunk.

Call Type: Transient Call

Thursday, 8:23 a.m., Ayres Hall

A homeless person was sleeping in the unisex bathroom.

Call Type: Disturbance

Thursday, 1:32 p.m., Esken Hall

The mother of a dorm resident threatened to beat up her daughter’s roommate.

Call Type: Elevator Malfunction

Friday, 11:47 a.m., Meriam Library

Two people were stuck inside elevator one. The elevator was stuck between the second and third floor.

Jafet Serrato can be reached at [email protected] or @jafetserrato on Twitter.