On Thursday, the Concord Police Department reported the victim in the Sunvalley Mall shooting in the City of concord on December 31 has died.
The shooting occurred during a robbery attempt where he was treated and transported to a local hospital for care. Police say the male died Wednesday. Police said a suspect has been arrested, but was not identified pending investigation.
On Dec. 31, 2021, police responded at 3:44 pm when two gunmen opened fire on the JC Penney side of the mall. The suspect vehicle was reported out of the City of Antioch, however, police have not issued any further information on the suspects.
Anyone with information regarding this case may contact Detective James Nielsen with CPD’s Major Crime Unit at 925-603-5817. CPD Case #21-12835
Original Press Release via the Concord Police Department
CONCORD Police Update (4:56 pm)
Shooting Investigation at Sunvalley Mall
Please be aware that CPD is currently investigating a shooting at Sunvalley Mall. The mall is on lockdown. Currently, there does not appear to be any threat to the public. Please avoid the area. ~596
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CONCORD PD (10:21 pm Update)