In the early morning hours of December 3, the Antioch Police Department responded to a report of a male down in the roadway near Empire Mine Road near Deer Valley Road.
The incident, which occurred around 2:30 am, the responding officer located a male adult subject suffering from injuries consistent with being shot by a firearm. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
Antioch Police Investigators were called to the scene and are in the early stages of the investigation.
No further information was released.
Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to call Detective Colley with the Antioch Police Department at (925)779-6922. Anyone with information is asked to call the Antioch Police Department non-emergency line at (925)778-2441. You may also text-a-tip to 274637 (CRIMES) using the key word ANTIOCH.