On 07/05/20 at 5:09am Chico Police Officers responded to 25 Heritage Ln, (Best Western Heritage Inn) for a report of a fight. Officers contacted a female inside the hotel in possession of a backpack with a merchandise alarm device still attached. An officer contacted the female who admitted she had narcotics in her backpack. A subsequent search of the backpack yielded 52.71 grams of methamphetamine, 54.4 grams of heroin, $585.00 in U.S currency, digital scales and narcotics packaging materials. The female was identified as 23 year old, Chico resident, Rachelle Velasquez. Subjects involved in the fight fled the scene prior to officer’s arrival.
Velasquez was arrested for the following charges:
11351 H&S, Possession of heroin for sale.
11378 H&S, Possession of methamphetamine for sale.
Location: 25 Heritage Ln. (Best Western Heritage Inn)
Date/Time: 07/05/20 @ 5:09AM
Supervisor: Sgt. Paul Ratto S-9
Watch Commander: Commander Michael Williams C-9