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Antioch: Walnut Creek Man Killed in Shootout Thursday Afternoon

by ECT

On September 24 at approximately 2:16 PM, Antioch Police Officers responded to a report of a shooting with a subject down near Mountaire Park in the 2600 block of Sunset Lane.

The officers arrived to find a male victim suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The victim was transported to an area hospital where a 29-year-old male from Walnut Creek was later pronounced deceased.

According to radio traffic, the victim was shot in the head during a shootout.

IMG_5990This case is currently being investigated by the Antioch Police Department Investigations Bureau. We are in the preliminary stages of this case, and no further information will be released at this time.

This is Antioch’s 5th Homicide in 2015.

Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to call Detective James Colley with the Antioch Police Department at (925)779-6922.

You may also text a tip to 274637 (CRIMES) using key word ANTIOCH

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Dale Sep 25, 2015 - 8:52 am

So much for crime dropping in Antioch?

Family Sep 25, 2015 - 5:17 pm

Rip family you will be missed dearly you were a great friend great father my cousin will surely miss you shes heartbroken as an I we love you woadi God bless you an watch out for us still here i promise to help your son grow strong an ill always be my cousins side justice will prevale for your murder bro rest easy my friend

Condolences Sep 29, 2015 - 9:16 am

How is it ok to have that picture up?! Pretty inappropriate.

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