Police standoff in South Chico

Jul 19, 2014 4:59 PM by News Staff

A police standoff in South Chico has ended with an arrest.
Chico Police, Butte County Deputies, CHP choppers, and K9 units were actively searching Estes Rd for a person who evaded an officer.

Surrounding homes were asked to shelter-in-place. Chico officers warned that there were many weapons found in the home.

A neighbor tells us the suspect crashed into a pig pen in a stolen car and ran into a neighbors home.

A CHP chopper is still circling.

Residents say they know the suspect, and he always has "bad people" in the home. The man who's home the suspect escaped to is furious, says there are weapons inside.

The suspect has surrendered.


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