Chico police seek assistance in pair of armed robberies

Nov 9, 2015 5:20 PM by News Staff

Chico police are searching for a man suspected of robbing two Chico convenience stores just hours apart Thursday night and Friday morning.

Police say the man seen in the surveillance video above acted alone when robbed the Jackpot Food Mart on W. 6th Street around 10:30 p.m. last Thursday.

Seven hours later, now joined by an accomplice, he robbed the Chevron gas station on Nord Avenue. The video shows the man holding the clerk at gunpoint, while the second robber enters the store as the robbery is already in progress.

The two men fled southbound on Nord Avenue.

Anyone with information on the robbers’ identity is asked to call the Chico Police Department at 530- 897-4900.


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