Four men were arrested late Wednesday in connection with a home invasion robbery near Oroville.
Butte County sheriff’s deputies responded at 10:39 p.m. to a call regarding a robbery at a residence on Lower Wyandotte Road in the Oroville area. Three people at the home reportedly were robbed by four men, two of whom were armed with semi-automatic handguns. The intruders stole 11 pounds of marijuana, then left in a silver Infiniti SUV, according to a Sheriff’s Office news release. Butte County dispatchers immediately notified neighboring agencies of the vehicle and robbers’ descriptions.
About 11:24 p.m., the Butte County Sheriff’s Office received a call from the Yuba County Sheriff’s Office reporting that its deputies had stopped a silver Infiniti SUV on McGowan Parkway in Olivehurst. The vehicle was occupied by four men matching the description of the robbers. Yuba County deputies photographed the vehicle and suspects, and forwarded the photos to Butte County deputies. Butte County officials said the robbery victims identified the vehicle and the suspects.
Two semi-automatic handguns and the stolen marijuana were recovered from the vehicle, sheriff’s officials said. Yuba County deputies arrested the four men and turned them over to the Butte County Sheriff’s Office.
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The suspects were identified as Sean Connery Anderson Jr., 27, of Vallejo; Jamie Laray Wallace Jr., 27, and Jamon Lamar Blincoe, 20, both of Oakland; and Dashun Darnell McMurry, 22, of Tracy. All four were booked on suspicion of robbery, being a felon in possession of a firearm and possession of marijuana for sale.