Strong arm robbery at Thursday Night Market

Chico Police arrested a man for strong arm robbery after he reportedly tried to steal the victim's legal marijuana.

Posted: Apr. 18, 2019 11:17 PM

CHICO, Calif. - At the Thursday Night Market in downtown Chico, Chico Police arrested a suspected strong arm robbery suspect. 

The robbery actually took place at Children's Park on the north end of downtown. 

Police say 20-year-old Jehvon Catillo assaulted another man to steal his marijuana. 

During the attack at least one other bystander received minor injuries. 

This marijuana was obtained legally by the victim. 

After the assault, Catillo reportedly ran away when he saw police.

He did not get too far though; officers were able to take him into custody after citizens tackled him to the ground. 

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