Death of Chico Resident in a Public Right of Way


On February 9, 2020 at 1259 hours, Chico Fire & Rescue were dispatched to a possible medical issue at the bus stop located near the Chico Cemetery on Mangrove Avenue.  Upon the arrival of fire and medical personnel, it was determined the 54 year Chico resident, Bruce Bewley, had expired.  There were no signs of criminality and the death appeared to be from natural causes.  This press release is in response to a request to notify media outlets of a death located in the public right of way.

Location: Chico, CA

Victim: Bruce Bewley, 54

Commander: Cmdr. Billy Aldridge

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