On September 21, 2021, at about 12:30 a.m., A Chico Police
Officer was on patrol in the area of Kohl’s department store,
1505 Springfield Drive. The officer spotted an occupied vehicle
stopped in the parking lot. There were no open businesses in the
area, so the officer spoke with the driver, Jacoby Gilbert (46
The officer had a casual conversation with Gilbert. During the
conversation Gilbert admitted to having a firearm in his vehicle.
The officer searched the car and located a Glock handgun, 3
loaded magazines, heroin, methamphetamine and Xanax pills.