Update – The Antioch Police Department announced that a 17-year-old out of Concord has been arrested in connection with an attempted robbery that resulted in a 15-year-old being shot multiple times.
The attempted robbery occurred on September 18 at 4:22 pm in the 2100 block of D Street. Upon the officers’ arrival, they located a 15 year-old male juvenile suffering from several gunshot wounds. The responsible fled the area prior to police arrival.
According to Lt. Bittner, the juvenile was arrested Friday, Sept. 21 by Concord Police during a traffic stop without incident.
Bittner said on Tuesday, they presented the case to the District Attorney’s Office and charges of attempted robbery, assault with a firearm, use of a firearm in the course of a felony were filed against the juvenile.
No further information was released.because the suspect in custody is a juvenile.
Original Information on Sept. 18
On September 18 at 4:22 pm, Antioch Police officers were dispatched to the railroad tracks near G Street and W. 20th Street on a report of a shooting that had just occurred.
Upon the officers’ arrival, they located a 15 year-old male juvenile suffering from several gunshot wounds in the 2100 block of D Street. It was discovered the responsible fled the area prior to police arrival.
According to police, it was reported the male responsible attempted to rob the victim during the shooting. The victim was transported to an area hospital for treatment where he was listed in stable condition and is expected to make a full recovery.
Sergeant Matthew Koch said at this time, officers are working on leads to develop suspect information.
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.