Photo: John Logan Brickner
Originally published as a City of Chico press release –
“On 12/11/20 at approximately 2255 hours, Chico Police Officers responded to Pick-n-Pull regarding an alarm.
Officers began searching the premises, utilizing K9 Officer Marshall and his partner Kimbo.
During the search, Officers observed a subject flee from them toward a corner of the business out of their view.
Kimbo tracked the subject’s scent to a van. Officers located belongings that they believed belonged to the suspect.
Officer Marshall used Kimbo to search the interior of the van after the suspect failed to respond to Officers announcements and continued to attempt to evade capture.
The suspect was apprehended by Kimbo with a bite to his lower leg. Officers then took the suspect into custody safely without any further incident.
The suspect was immediately treated for his injuries and later transported to a local hospital for treatment. He was identified as John Logan Brickner (51 yrs old).
Brickner had a felony warrant for his arrest for a violation of Post Release Community Supervision (PRCS).”