On October 7, 2021, at 05:01 am, Chico Police Officers were dispatched to a shooting at the City Plaza, 401 Broadway Street, Chico.
Officers arrived on scene within two minutes and located the victim of a gunshot wound. Officers began treating the victim. Witnesses reported seeing a male suspect next to a parked vehicle on W. 5th Street. The suspect fired multiple rounds at the victim. The suspect fled the scene after the shooting and has not been located.
The victim was transported by ambulance to an area hospital for treatment. The wound is serious, but the victim is expected to survive.
The Chico Police Department is actively investigating the incident. If anyone has information about the crime, we encourage them to contact us at 530-897-4900.
Location: City Plaza, 401 Broadway Street, Chico
Supervisor: Sergeant J. Adrian
Watch Commander: Lieutenant O. Peña