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Police arrest sex offender at Comanche Creek

The Chico Police Department said its Target Team arrested a person who failed to register as a sex offender.

Posted: Aug 24, 2021 12:54 PM

CHICO, Calif. - The Chico Police Department said a person who was supposed to register as a sex offender and was out of compliance with his registration was arrested on Tuesday morning.

Police said Gilbert Metz, 62, was arrested at one of the encampments at Comanche Creek.

The Chico Police Target Team was on patrol and encountered Metz who was arrested for felony violation of failing to register as a sex offender.

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