On 11/8/20 at about 2:07 pm, the Chico Police Department received
a 911 call regarding the theft of a motor vehicle from the
parking lot of an apartment residence located in the 400 block of
Nord Avenue, Chico. An on-duty Chico Police officer was in the
area of W. 8th Avenue and W. Sacramento Avenue at the time the
incident was dispatched.
The officer observed the stolen vehicle, a white colored Ford Focus, westbound on W. Sacramento Avenue.
The suspect immediately began driving evasively from the officer onto Kingsbury Court. The suspect fled from the vehicle on foot, running through yards and jumping over fences. Additional officers arrived in the area and arrested ANTHONY LEE SERMENO (28 years old) for theft of a motor vehicle.
SERMENO was currently on Post Release Community Supervision (PRCS) for prior convictions of motor vehicle theft.
Location: West Sacramento Avenue, Chico, CA.
Suspects: ANTHONY SERMENO
Supervisor: Sergeant Gregory