The Antioch Police Department announced that a shots fired call has led to the arrest of a suspect that occurred in the 1500 block of Sycamore Drive in the City of Antioch.
According to police, they responded to an overnight shooting where shots were fired at two separate apartment buildings. Officers arrived and found an armed subject and quickly took him into custody.
Police say the male suspect complied, however, a female acquaintance tried to interfere with the arrest and she was also arrested.
According to police, this all stemmed from a neighbor dispute in which one armed subject confronted a neighbor, who also was armed. In In response, the person police officers initially arrested fired several shots at the neighbor and his apartment. Unfortunately, his actions resulted in an uninvolved apartment building being struck, but no one involved in this incident was struck by any gunfire.
Police recovered a firearm on the suspect and while searching his apartment, located more firearms to include a handgun, rifle parts and additional ammunition. The apartment that was shot at also revealed that the subject shot at was in possession of an AR-15 pistol with a high capacity magazine.
Both subjects were booked into the county jail on numerous felony charges and several dangerous firearms were seized as evidence.
No other information was released.
City of Antioch Known Shootings in 2021
- Aug 11: Shots fired inside apartment of 3100 block Lone Tree Way, no injuries/no story
- Aug 4: Antioch: 1 Shot on Union Mine Drive Wednesday Afternoon
- July 27: UPDATED: Wife Shoots Husband in the Face in Antioch on Buchanan Road
- July 23: Update: Three Shot in Shootout at Romi’s Liquor and Food in Antioch
- July 18: Female Struck in Drive-By Shooting on Auto Center Drive in Antioch
- July 4: Antioch Police Investigating Fourth of July Shooting
- June 29: Antioch Police Identify Suspect Wanted in Tuesday Attempted Murder Shooting
- June 27: Man Who Shot at Family Taken into Custody by Antioch Police SWAT Team
- June 13: Antioch Police Say Man Shot During Botched Home Invasion Robbery, One Stabbed
- May 16: Man Pistol Whipped and Shot on Lemontree Way
- May 15: 29-rounds fired in Antioch Marina after argument
- May 12: Antioch Police Announce Arrest in Homicide of 12-Year-Old
- May 3: Juvenile Shot in the Face Early Sunday Morning
- April 29: Antioch: Man Shot Multiple Times in Parking Lot of Cannabis Dispensary
- April 28: 1 Dead in Antioch Shooting on Garrow Drive
- April 27: Man Shot in the Leg Tuesday Night on Mimosa Court
- April 19: Female Driver Accidentally Shot by Male Passenger Playing With Firearm
- April 17: Antioch Police Say 16-Year-Old Shot and Killed Saturday Night
- April 17 –Antioch Police Say Neighbor Dispute Led to Self-Defense Fatal Shooting
- April 16: Antioch Police Shoot Man Armed With Knife Who Was Having Mental Health Crisis
- March 27: German Shepherd Shot by Fleeing Suspect on Saturday Has Died
- March 26: Man Who Fired Multiple Shots Inside Home in Custody After Police Standoff
- March 14: Antioch Police Investigating Saturday Night Shooting on D Street
- March 9: Updated: Two Shot During Drive-By Shooting in Antioch
- March 4: Antioch Police Investigate Shooting on W 7th Street
- Feb 27: Updated: Antioch Police Investigating Saturday Shooting
- Feb 25: Updated: 18-Year-Old Shows Up at Local Antioch Hospital With Gunshot Wound
- Feb 24: Antioch: Woman Struck Twice by Gunfire on W 20th Street
- Feb 24: UPDATED: Two Arrested After Armed Robbery and Shooting at Antioch Target
- Feb 24: Discovery Bay: Sheriff’s Office Arrests Homicide Suspect in Multiple Shooting Incident
- Feb 4: One Wounded After Attempted Robbery Leads to Gunfight
- Jan 15: Three Shot in Sycamore Drive Shooting