The Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a shooting that left a 16-year-old juvenile wounded by gunfire Saturday night.
According to the Sheriffs Office, on Saturday, February 19, 2022, at about 7:58 PM, Delta Station deputy sheriffs responded to the intersection of Vasco and Marsh Creek Roads regarding a shooting.
The Sheriff’s Office was advised that the 16-year-old male juvenile victim earlier arrived at a local hospital with a non-life-threatening gunshot wound. According to sources, the juvenile was struck twice by gunfire.
CHP officers and deputies located evidence of a shooting at the intersection. It was determined to be Contra Costa County Sheriff jurisdiction.
The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Sheriff’s Office Investigation Division at (925) 313-2600. For any tips, email: [email protected] or call (866) 846-3592to leave an anonymous voice message.
Back on February 13, there was a subject who self-transported to a local hospital with a gunshot wound. Neither CHP, Contra Costa County Sheriff nor Antioch Police have released any information on this incident. The shooting occurred at approximently 8:45 pm with multiple shots fired in the area of Highway 4 between Hillcrest Ave and Laurel Road.