KPAY News

29-year-old Joshua Masterson was taken into custody Monday for a vehicle pursuit with Butte County Sheriff's Deputies in Chico on December 11th. This during an investigation when Butte County Detectives viewed video surveillance from a local store on the Vehicle Pursuit that occurred after an attempted traffic stop near West East Avenue. Masterson allegedly drove head-on into a Sheriff's patrol vehicle. No one was reported injured. According to the Butte County Sheriff's Office, Masterson was arrested for felony assault with a deadly weapon and felony evading deputies. He was also charged by State Authorities for a parole violation.