CHICO, Calif. - Butte County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Chico man for armed robbery during the week of Oct. 7.
The Butte County Sheriff’s Office arrested 39-year-old Aaron Carter, of Chico. The arrest was apart of an investigation that began in September, according to police.
During the investigation, a victim reported Carter threatened the victim with a handgun and robbed him on September 29, 2019.
The robbery occurred on the 1000 block of Lori Drive in Chico.
In October, Detectives served a search warrant at a residence in Chico where Carter had been living. Detectives located evidence that Carter had shot a handgun in the backyard of the house.
Detectives obtained an arrest warrant for Carter for a felony count of robbery, and for a felony count of grand theft.
Authorities also learned Carter was arrested in Sacramento after he showed up at a Sacramento hospital with a gunshot wound to his leg. Carter was transported to the Butte County Jail.
Detectives also booked Carter for being a prohibited person in possession of a firearm and ammunition.