Earlier this afternoon, multiple readers tipped us off to a shooting on the 1600 block of Sycamore Drive at 12:30 pm that left a 39-year-old male victim from Antioch suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.
The victim was transported via AMR to a local hospital where he was treated and released for non-life-threatening gunshot wounds to the arm and leg. Police are still investigating the incident.
The Antioch Police Department issued the following Press Release regarding the shooting:
INCIDENT: Assault with a Deadly Weapon
DATE OF INCIDENT: 09/19/13
LOCATION: 1600 block Sycamore Drive
VICTIM: 39 year old male Antioch resident
On 09/19/13 at 1230 hrs, Antioch Police received calls of shots fired on Sycamore Drive. Upon arrival, officers located a 39 year old male victim suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.
The victim was transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital and treated for his injuries and released. The investigation is ongoing and there is no additional information to be released regarding suspects or possible motives.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to call the Antioch Police Department at (925) 778-2441 or text a tip to 274637 (CRIMES) using key word ANTIOCH