Man killed, another injured in Antioch shooting

August 1, 2013 4:46:39 AM PDT
A Richmond man was killed and a Vallejo man was seriously injured in a shooting in Antioch on Wednesday, police said.

Officers responded to the intersection of Delta Fair Boulevard and Buchanan Road, near the Delta Fair Shopping Center, on a report of shots fired. Upon arrival at the scene, police found numerous shell casings in the street and two adult male victims in a vehicle about a block away on Somersville Road.

Police said the two men were suffering from gunshot wounds when officers arrived.

One victim was pronounced dead at the scene and a second victim was transported to a nearby hospital in critical condition, police said.

The suspect vehicle was described as a gold four-door vehicle, possibly a Honda or a Chevy, police said.

The homicide remains under investigation and anyone with information is urged to contact Detective Meads at the Antioch Police Department at (925) 779-6884.


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