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Midnight car chase down East Avenue

Midnight car chase down East Avenue

Angelina Mendez

February 25, 2020

The Chico Police Department received a call to assist a Chico Highway Patrol officer that had conducted a traffic enforcement stop on the Highway 99 off ramp near East Avenue in Chico on Feb. 23rd, at approximately 11:42 p.m., according to the CPD news release. Once the CPD officer arrived at the scene, ...

Update: Suspect in fatal stabbing case arrested after police chase

Mulberry Street where Anderson allegedly stabbed Joel Eldridge. Photo credit: Courtney Weaver

William Rein

February 26, 2015

The homicide suspect in a fatal knife attack last week was arrested after a multi-property spanning police chase in Glenn County on Tuesday morning. Last Thursday, Oroville resident Joel Eldridge was pronounced dead after an altercation on Mulberry Street with an unknown assailant. In the following week, Chico detect...

Drunken car chase leads to arrest and multiple charges

Courtney Weaver

February 19, 2015

The subject was pulled over by Chico Police at the cross section of 7th and Salem Street Photo Courtesy: Courtney WeaverA 30-year-old Chico resident is behind bars accused of initiating a drunken car chase through downtown Chico on Wednesday night. The chase began around 9:45 p.m. when Police Officer Jack...

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