On Thursday, the Contra Costa County Sheriffs Office released the booking photo of Noe Saucedo, a 23-year-old Pittsburg man charged with murder and two counts of felony evading.
While evading authorities, Saucedo caused a vehicle crash at the intersection of Somersville Road in Antioch near Highway 4 on-ramp. Saucedo is being held in lieu of $1,050,000 bail.
Authorities said Wednesday, a 4-year-old girl who was injured in the collision was pronounced deceased at the hospital. Three people, including two children, were injured in the F-150. A 2-year-old and her mother remain in the hospital.
According to Jimmy Lee, Sheriffs Spokesman, he had no update on the condition of the 2-year-old child and the mother.
Police said Wednesday that at about 12:47 this afternoon, the Office of the Sheriff received information of a stolen vehicle in Pittsburg. A Deputy Sheriff spotted the stolen vehicle, a Ford F-250 pickup truck on Bailey Road. The Deputy followed the vehicle as it headed eastbound on Highway 4. The Deputy did not activate the emergency lights on his vehicle.
As the suspect took the Somersville Road exit, he immediately accelerated at a high rate of speed. The Deputy then activated the emergency lights on his vehicle. Moments later, the suspect vehicle went through a red light at Somersville Road and collided into a Ford F-150 that was heading southbound leaving four-people in critical condition.
Anyone with any information on this incident is asked to contact the Office of the Sheriff at (925) 646-2441. For any tips, please email: [email protected] or call 866-846-3592 to leave an anonymous voice message.
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