Just after 2:00 pm Wednesday, the Antioch Police Department responded to a reported armed robbery with shots fire at Target on Lone Tree Way in the City of Antioch.
Upon arriving on scene, a male suffering from a gunshot wound to the leg was down on the ground. He was transported to a local hospital with what appeared to be non-life threatening injuries. The armed robbery allegedly took place in the pharmacy area of the store.
Contra Costa County Fire Protection District provided patient care along with AMR.
6:14 pm Update via Antioch Police Department
- Ramon Meza-Morales (18)
- Raul Garcia (18)
On 2/24/21 at approximately 2:02 PM, Antioch Police Department officers were dispatched to Target at 5769 Lone Treey Wy on a report of an armed robbery at the CVS pharmacy inside of the store. While en route, Antioch Police Dispatch received updated reports that someone had been shot at that same location.
Arriving officers located the two suspects in a vehicle as they were attempting to flee the scene. Other officers located an adult male suffering from a single gunshot wound at the entrance to the store. The shooting victim was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Ramon Meza-Morales and Raul Garcia, both Antioch residents, were arrested and eventually booked into Martinez County Jail for armed robbery and assault with a deadly weapon.
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.