ANTIOCH (KRON) — A man is dead and two women are recovering from gunshot wounds in Antioch after a late night shooting on Tuesday that police are calling an attempted murder-suicide.
The deceased male has been identified as 23-year-old Jimmie Bills. Police say Bills kicked down the front door and opened fire on the women with a pistol, then shot himself.
The women victims are a 46-year-old and a 22-year-old, described by neighbors as a mother and daughter of Antioch.
The shooting occurred on the 2500 block of Yorkshire Drive at around 10:30 p.m. when
Neighbors said the man who was killed was the ex-boyfriend of the daughter shot in the incident. Antioch police Lt. Diane Aguinaga says the daughter had a restraining order against the ex-boyfriend, but it had not been served.
Two twin 8-year-old boys and a sixteen-year old were also at the residence during the shooting but were not hurt.
One of the victims was able to call 911, police said.
Residents say it is a pretty quiet neighborhood and they are shocked that this has happened.
Antioch police are continuing their investigation into the incident and are asking anyone with information to contact local authorities.
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