KPAY News

Deputies arrived before 9:30 Tuesday morning to a business in Forest Ranch, where they learned that 25-year-old Robert Anderson of Chico had been taken to a local hospital for a large laceration on his leg. Anderson told authorities that he had been in a physical altercation with another man at a home on Schott Road. Deputies discovered a deceased man in the driveway of that home. That man has been identified as as 30-year-old Gunther Rupprecht of Forest Ranch. According to a Butte County Sheriff's press release, Anderson was then charged and arrested for first degree murder.