On 03/17/2021at approximately 6:45 PM, Chico PD Patrol Officers and Detectives with the Violence Suppression Unit were looking for a wanted subject and convicted felon who was seen in the area of W. 9th Street and Ivy Street. The subject was identified as Marco Munguia and it was confirmed that he had two felony no bail arrest warrants which were issued on 05/22/2020. Munguia was observed leaving a St. Patrick’s Day party when he was approached by Detectives. Munguia immediately ran away to avoid capture but was apprehended after a short foot pursuit. Munguia was arrested for his felony warrants along with new charges for resisting arrest (148 PC) and possession of controlled substances for sale (11351 HS, 11352 HS).
Location: 900 Block of Ivy Street
Date/Time: 03/17/2021 6:45 PM
Incident Case Number: 21-001631
Victims: State of California
Suspect: Marco Munguia (26yrs)
Supervisor: OIC Cody Uebelhardt
Watch Commander: Lieutenant Miller