On December 27th, 2020, at approximately 1:12 PM, the Chico Police Department received a 911 report of an unknown suspect, later identified as JEFFREY DONNELLY (39) pursuing three college aged females on the roadway. The suspect, driving a white Mercedes passenger vehicle, was reported to be making lewd gestures while driving dangerously and making multiple attempts to force the victims’ vehicle to stop. The incident started in the south campus area of CSUC and continued to Skyway. The victims drove toward the Chico Police Department. A Chico PD Officer observed the erratic driving of the suspect as he pursued the victims. The suspect briefly evaded the officer before being taken into custody in the area of Forest Avenue and Humboldt Road, Chico.
DONNELLY was arrested for Stalking, Evading an Officer, and Possession of an Illegal Weapon.
The Chico Police Department is requesting anyone who may have witnessed the incidents contact the Chico Police Department at 530-897-4900 (Reference CPD Case 20-007080).
Location: 2000 block of Dr Martin Luther King Jr Parkway,
Date/Time: December 27th, 2020 / 1:12 PM
Suspect: JEFFREY DONNELLY (39)
Supervisor: Sergeant D. Gregory
Watch Commander: LT. M. Rodden