Take Over Robbery at the Boot Barn

Case#: 19-009335


Chico, CA –  On 12/30/19, at 5:48 pm the Chico Police Department received a call of a robbery that had just occurred at the Boot Barn, located at East Ave. and the Esplanade. 

Officers arrived and learned that an unidentified suspect walked into the business armed with a firearm.  The suspect ordered employees and customers to the ground and proceeded to demand money from a cashier.  The suspect left shortly thereafter, with an unspecified amount of money. 

The incident resulted in a short closure of the business while Officers conducted their investigation.  The Chico Police Detective Bureau has taken over the investigation. 

The robbery occurred during a busy time of the day and we are asking anyone who might have been in the area and saw something suspicious, to please call the Detective Bureau at 530-897-5820, please reference case number 19-009335.

Location: Boot Barn, 2539 Esplanade  Chico, CA

Victim:  Boot Barn

Suspect:  Unknown

Supervisor:  Sgt. Peña

Commander: Cmdr. Aldridge

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