A Chico man is behind bars on attempted murder charges following a shooting that left another man hospitalized in critical condition.
It happened at three o’clock Saturday morning at the “Nord Garden Apartments” on Nord Avenue.
Police arrived to find a 29 year old man with several gun shot wounds to this upper body. They’re not releasing his name yet, but say he lived in the complex.
23 year old Robert Duggan was identified as a suspect, and was arrested without incident at 5:45 a.m. on the 500 block of Flying V Street. Officers say he was in possession of Cocaine at the time of his arrest.
Detectives say the motive for the shooting is still being investigated, but it’s believed to be drug related.
Dugan is being held on $620,000.00 bail. Any witnesses to the crime are asked to contact the Chico Police Detective Bureau at (530)895-5820.