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Police arrest suspect for inappropriately touching kids

The Chico Police Department arrested a 27-year-old suspect who touched juveniles inappropriately.

Posted: Sep 27, 2021 10:24 AM

CHICO, Calif. - Police arrested a suspect in connection to molesting kids inside a business and resisting arrest on Sunday, according to Chico Police Department.

The Chico Police Department responded to a business located on the 100 block of East 20th St. for a report of a man touching multiple juveniles inappropriately around 2:10 p.m.

Police said the suspect, later identified as 27-year-old Charlie Anders, was unknown to the juveniles.

Anders was taken out of the business by the management of the store while police were notified.

Police located the description of Anders at the Community Park at 20th St.

During an arrest, Anders began to resist arrest with violence and kicked an officer.

Police were able to arrest Anders who is now facing multiple charges, including molesting a child and resisting arrest with force or violence.

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