Chico man arrested on gun charges following confrontation

Jun 25, 2014 6:50 PM by News Staff

A Chico man was arrested Wednesday afternoon after he allegedly pointed a handgun at a man during an altercation.

The incident happened around 1:25 p.m. on the 800 block of W. 2nd Avenue.

Officers saw a man fleeing the area on a bike and were able to stop him at N. Cedar and W. 1st Ave. The man was identified as 21-year-old Darrell Dugger, of Chico, and Chico Police Officers found a loaded handgun in his pocket.

An investigation revealed that Dugger had pointed the gun at another man's head from about 10 feet away and threatened to shoot him.

Dugger was booked into the Butte County Jail for assault with a deadly weapon, terrorist threats, carrying a concealed firearm, and a firearm registration violation.


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