On 08/23/21 at approximately 1:02 pm a Chico Park Ranger was on routine patrol in the Comanche Creek Greenway. The Park Ranger noticed that the City of Chico’s irrigation line, used to water vegetation, had been tapped into by a nearby camp. The water was diverted into a holding reservoir and being used for personal use in an encampment. The occupant of the camp was interviewed and cited for theft of utilities per 498(b)(1) PC.
Suspect: Jared Lohmeier (31)
Case # 21-005002
Location: Comanche Creek
Date/Time: 08/19/21 @ 1:02 pm
Supervisor: Sgt. Paul Ratto Lieutenant: Brian Miller