Chico Police Probe Stabbings; Make Arrest in Assault Case

Investigators are probing a pair of stabbings in Chico on Memorial Day. In one incident, an 18 year old woman was reportedly stabbed on East Avenue following an alleged fight with another woman. In a separate case, police say a 33 year old man was stabbed around West 3rd and Broadway. At last report, officers were looking for two 15 year olds in connection with that incident. Both victims suffered non life threatening injuries.

Meanwhile, a juvenile has been arrested after allegedly threatening a Chico man with a rifle Sunday night. Chico Police say officers found the juvenile hiding in an alley near Orient Street and took him into custody on charges of assault with a firearm and possession of stolen property. Police say the suspect threatened to shoot a 32 year old man, who fled the home unharmed. No shots were fired during the incident.


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