Chico man arrested after smashing car windshields at local dealership

A Chico man is facing charges of vandalism after police said he smashed the windshields of several cars and it may be a repeat performance.

Posted: May 20, 2020 9:01 AM

CHICO, Calif. – A Chico man is facing charges of vandalism after police said he smashed the windshields of several cars and it may be a repeat performance.

Chico Police arrested Justin Zillyette at a car dealership on Park Ave. Tuesday evening. Investigators said Zillyette was seen throwing rocks through the windshields, and damaging the hood of another car.

Turns out, officers had arrested him in February for a similar vandalism spree in downtown Chico. The damage is estimated at $2,500 for the current incident, according to the police.

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