Fatal shooting in Antioch, police investigate homicide

ANTIOCH (KRON) — Police are investigating the homicide of a 32-year-old man Tuesday morning in Antioch.

The Antioch Police Department responded to the 400 black of San Joaquin Avenue around 12:39 a.m. after receiving a report of screaming and gunshots heard in front of a residence.

Officers arrived to find the victim suffering from an apparent gunshot wound, according to police.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

The case is currently being investigated by the Antioch Police Department Investigations Bureau.

This is the second fatal shooting in the last two days. Another man died in Antioch Sunday evening in a shooting in the 1800 block of Cavallo Road.

Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to call Detective Rick Hoffman with the Antioch Police Department at (925)779-6931.

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