On 8/19/21, at approximately 7:20 PM, Chico Police Dispatch received multiple 911 calls regarding gunshots seen and heard in the area of E. 20th Street/Fair Street, Chico, CA. Several Chico Police officers responded to the area and searched for any victims, suspects, witnesses, and evidence of the crime. During the investigation, Officers located evidence that a firearm was discharged in the area. However, a victim nor a suspect were found. While the scene was being processed, a section of E. 20th Street was closed for eastbound traffic for approximately 1.5 hours.
If there were any additional witness to the above incident, please contact the Chico Police Department at 530-897-4900 and refer to case #21-005004.
Location: 400 block of E. 20th Street, Chico, CA
Supervisor: M. Escobedo S7
Commander: Lt. T. Tupper L7
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