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Chico Police searching for armed suspects after early morning robbery

Chico Police are searching for two suspects who robbed two people at gunpoint early Wednesday morning.

Posted: Oct 28, 2020 6:54 AM
Updated: Oct 28, 2020 9:53 AM

CHICO, Calif. - Chico police are searching for two suspects who robbed two people at gunpoint early Wednesday morning.

Police say the two victims were walking in the area of W. 12th and Ivy St. around 1:00 a.m. Wednesday when a group of strangers confronted them.

The suspects demanded that one of the victims give up their wallet and phone. Police say one of the suspects threatened the victims with a gun. After getting the victim's phone and wallet the suspects ran off.

Officers say the pair may have driven off in a white four-door sedan, possibly a Mercedes.  

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