On October 7th, 2023, at 10:50 a.m., the Chico Police Dispatch Center received a call of a fight occurring in an apartment complex at the 2300 block of Pillsbury Road in Chico. An additional caller stated they believed a man had been stabbed and was lying down bleeding near the sidewalk of Pillsbury Road. Officers arrived on scene and located the victim of a stabbing, bleeding from wounds to his back and leg. Medics arrived, provided emergency aid, and transported him to Enloe Hospital. At the time of this press release, the victim is in stable condition and is expected to survive. The suspect was not located.
Officers began an investigation into this incident, closing Pillsbury Road and processing an extensive crime scene. The Chico Police Department’s Violence Suppression Unit (VSU) responded and took over the investigation. Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the Chico Police Department Unit VSU at (530) 897-4900 and reference CPD Case #23-006742.
Location: 2300 block of Pillsbury Road, Chico
Supervisor: Sgt. C Uebelhardt S12
Commander: Lt. T. Tupper L7