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Antioch man killed in early morning shooting in front of hotel

May 4, 2013 11:49:52 AM PDT
A man was shot and killed in front of an Antioch hotel early Saturday morning.

Dispatchers received a report of a person shot in front of a hotel in the 500 block of East 18th Street around 3:45 a.m., according to police.

Police said officers arrived on the scene to find the victim, a 38-year-old man, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

The officers and medical personnel performed life-saving measures on the man, but he was pronounced dead at the scene a short time later.

Police are investigating the shooting as a homicide.

No information about potential suspects was available.

Anyone with information about this case is encouraged to call Antioch police Detective Meads at (925) 779-6884.


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