A Chico street was shut down for about an hour as police investigated a reported shooting. Police say it received calls about gunshots and screaming at a Parmac Road apartment Sunday afternoon. Officers say the apartment was vacant but they located evidence that someone was hurt and a gun had been involved in the incident. Police were called to Enloe Hospital where a man was being treated for a gunshot wound to the leg. Police say Jordan Jones was uncooperative with investigators.
In a separate case, Chico Police say a 22 year old man was found dead in the backyard of a home on West 1st Street Sunday. Police say alcohol may have been a factor, but the cause of death is under investigation.
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