Antioch Police Make Arrest in Shooting Outside of Cruisers Saloon


The Antioch Police Department announced an arrest of a 28-year-old man in a April 2 shooting in front of Cruisers Saloon that injured another man.

According to Corporal Matthew Koch, on April 15, Antioch Police officers contacted 28 year-old Christopher Wilson in the 2900 block of Cashew Street. Wilson has been identified as the responsible for the shooting which left a 37-year-old man with a gunshot wound to the stomach. The male was treated and later released from the hospital.

Officers located the suspected firearm used in the shooting. Wilson was arrested without incident and was booked into County Jail in Martinez on charges for assault with a deadly weapon and possession of a stolen firearm.

This case is still under investigation and no further information will be released at this time. This case will be presented to the Contra Costa District Attorney’s Office for review.

Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to call the Antioch Police Department non-emergency line at (925)778-2441. You may also text a tip to 274637 (CRIMES) using key word ANTIOCH