Jul 29, 2015 11:58 AM by News Staff
Chico police say they have arrested two more people in connection with a string of vandalisms early Tuesday morning, and they say the number of reported incidents has shot up to 40.
Two Chico residents, Lucas Drake Schuelke, 19, and Sydney Anne Hammonds, 18, were arrested late Tuesday night and booked into jail on suspicion of felony vandalism.
Three Yuba City residents, Ellis Ware, 23, Jesse Alexander Robinson, 20, and a 16-year-old were arrested Tuesday morning.
Police say the five are responsible for at least 40 car and home vandalism cases in Chico, all of which occurred between 12:20 a.m. and 2:30 a.m. Tuesday.
Police say the five suspects drove around Chico neighborhoods and threw rocks at cars, homes and businesses.