Child Annoyance/Suspicious Circumstances
On January 19th, 2021, at approximately 5:00 pm, Chico Police
officers responded to the 2300 block of Pillsbury Road on the
report of a suspicious circumstance. Officers arrived and met
with a female juvenile victim and a family member who wanted to
report a suspicious circumstance – possible child annoyance.
Officers learned from the victim that an older male followed her
in the North Valley Plaza Shopping Center throughout the
afternoon. Due to the suspicious nature of the suspect’s actions,
the victim became scared and ran to a nearby business to report
the suspicious person. An employee of the business contacted the
victim’s family, who responded to the area and confronted the
suspect. After a brief confrontation, the suspect fled in his
vehicle which was described a red sedan. The victim and witnesses
described the suspect as Hispanic male adult.
The victim was not physically injured during the incident. Due to the sensitivity and integrity of the investigation, no further information will be released at this time.
Location: 2300 block of Pillsbury Road, Chico, Ca
Date/Time: 1/19/2021 at 5:00 pm
Supervisor: Marcelo Escobedo Watch Commander: Lieutenant Mike Williams