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Armed Robbery

Monday, May 23, 2011 10:00 AM

For Immediate Release:

On Monday, May 23, 2011, at approximately 3:20 AM, the clerk at the Sutter Food and Gas, 7505 Highway 20, Sutter, was robbed at gun point.

The clerk reported that the two suspects entered the store; one suspect displayed a handgun and demanded money from the cash drawer. The clerk handed over the money to the suspects who then exited the store getting into a red Honda and fleeing southbound on Acacia Avenue from Highway 20.

Sutter County Sheriff’s Deputies located and stopped the suspect vehicle on Franklin Avenue at Littlejohn Road in Yuba City. As a result of the stop three subjects were arrested and booked into Sutter County jail.

• David Neal, 21 years old, of Oroville booked on charges of armed robbery, burglary, possession of stolen property, conspiracy, carrying a concealed firearm.

• Gary Paradis, 18 years old, of Marysville booked on charges of armed robbery, burglary and conspiracy.

• John Spears, 20 years old, of Marysville booked on charges of armed robbery and conspiracy.

The investigation is ongoing and this case has been linked to other robberies in the area. The clerk was not injured during this incident.

Contact Person and Telephone Number:

Lieutenant Butah Uppal
Detective Division
(530) 822-7307


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