Double shooting in Antioch leaves 1 dead
ANTIOCH, Calif. - A double shooting in Antioch early Thursday morning left one man dead and another wounded.
Police Officer Darryl Saffold said officers were called out at 1 a.m. to Lawton Street near D street for a report of a shooting.
When officers arrived, they found two men in the driveway of a home suffering from gunshot wounds, police said.
Evidence at the scene indicated the shooting occurred outdoors in a drive-by style shooting, police said.
Officers began administering First Aid and called for paramedics.
Despite their efforts, a 34-year-old man died at the scene and a 45-year-old man was taken to the hospital with injuries, police said.
The suspect or suspects in the getaway car got away. There was no description provided.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Antioch Police Department non-emergency line at (925)778-2441, or Detective Whitaker at 925-779-6890. You may also text-a-tip to 274637 (CRIMES) using the key word ANTIOCH.