Detectives investigating murder in El Sobrante

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EL SOBRANTE (KRON)—Detectives from the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office are investigating a murder in El Sobrante that happened Saturday morning.

A man was found lying in the roadway near Appian Way and Garden Lane around 2 a.m.

He called for medical help and emergency crews gave him CPR.

The man was later pronounced dead at the scene. He was later identified as 28-year-old William Sims of Richmond.

Sims was found with a gunshot wound. He had no gang ties or a criminal history.

Detectives believe Sims was at the Capri Club on Appian Way.

The sheriff’s office are asking for the public’s help in identifying witnesses in the case.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office at (925) 383-9586 or (925) 404-4200.

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