One man injured, other killed in a shooting incident early Thursday in Antioch
Antioch, California – A shooting incident in the early morning hours of Thursday resulted in one fatality and one injury.
Officers were dispatched to Lawton Street near D Street around 1 p.m. following a report of gunfire in the area.
The police say that when they arrived, they found two people with apparent gunshot wounds in the driveway of a house.
The officers immediately rendered first aid to the victims and summoned emergency medical crews to the site, but, unfortunately, one of the victims, a 34-year-old man, died. The other victim, a 45-year-old man, was transported for treatment to a hospital and there is no word on his condition.
The initial investigation showed the incident took place outdoors in the form of a drive-by shooting.
Police said the suspect or suspects fled the scene.
If you have any information about this case, please contact Detective Whitaker at (925) 779-6890 or the non-emergency line of the Antioch Police Department at (925) 778-2441.