At 10:25 pm Monday, the Brentwood Police Department responded to a report of a shooting at Cashew Place in the City of Brentwood.
It was reported that a male had been shot several times, including a gunshot wound to the head near the intersection of Balfour Road and Griffith Lane.
The East Contra Costa Fire Protection District and AMR worked to stabilize the patient and transported the patient to California Orchard Park where a medical helicopter crew assumed patient care to transport the patient by air to a local hospital.
Brentwood Police said around 1:00 am that the suspect is still outstanding, but the incident appears to be an isolated incident with no additional threat to the public safety. The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is encouraged to contact dispatch at (925) 809-7911.
No other information has been released.
UPDATE by BPD
On April 13, 2020 at 10:21 PM, officers were dispatched to the area of Balfour Rd. @ Griffith Lane for a report of gunshots being heard in the area. Upon arriving, officers located a 56 year old white male (Brentwood) in the area suffering from multiple gunshot wounds that had been fired into his vehicle.
The victim was able to drive to his residence where he called for help. He was flown to John Muir Trauma Center in Walnut Creek where he is in critical but stable condition at this time. The victim is expected to survive.
The suspect vehicle was described as a dark 4-Dr sedan.
This case is currently under investigation. Anyone with additional information is encouraged to call Brentwood PD Detective Joe Nunemaker at 925-809-7761, and can remain anonymous.