OROVILLE (CBS13) — The Butte County Sheriff’s Office says 50-year-old Thomas Remy is behind bars for robbing an Oroville 7-11 and assaulting its clerk.
But they say Remy didn’t go quietly.READ MORE: Gov. Newsom To Announce ‘California Dream Vacations’ COVID-19 Vaccine Initiative
After cornering Remy and ordering him to the ground, he reportedly advanced at a deputy while wielding a beer bottle.
A deputy then tasered Remy, but it reportedly did not affect him.READ MORE: Heavy Early Morning Traffic Expected To Start Week As Highway 99 Construction Continues
Deputies say Remy then ran down a hill and jumped over a barbed wire fence.
That’s when K9 Chico was deployed, who apprehended Remy.MORE NEWS: KISS Add September Date In Wheatland For ‘End Of The Road’ Final Tour
Thomas Remy is behind bars on charges of resisting arrest, robbery, and burglary.