North Richmond: 17-Year-Old Shot and Killed

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On Tuesday at 11:25 am, the Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff Dispatch received a 911 call of a person who was shot in front of a store located on the 500 block of Market Avenue in North Richmond.

Deputy Sheriffs arrived on scene finding a male on the sidewalk suffering from what appeared to be gunshot wounds.

The Deputies immediately performed CPR on the victim. The fire department arrived and took over life-saving measures.

He was transported to a local hospital where he was later pronounced deceased. The victim, a 17-year-old, is not being identified at this time.

Sheriff’s Office Homicide Detectives responded along with Criminalists from the Crime Lab.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with any information on this case is asked to contact the Investigation Division at (925) 313-2600. Tips could be emailed to – [email protected] or call (866) 846-3592 to leave an anonymous voice message.


  1. Yup!!! Funny how they are now saying he was a “basketball player!“ Lol
    Yeah and an aspiring rapper, junior college hopeful, had just turned his life around … blahblahblah… same old story. Hood rat being a hood rat and got himself killed!

    • The story says nothing about those details. Why are you happy a 17 year old kid got murdered? You’re a sick person.

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