Posted by on April 3, 2017
Categories: Bay Area

Police are investigating a shooting Sunday night in Antioch that left one man dead, police said.

At 8:40 p.m., police were dispatched to the 700 block of K Street on reports of gunshots heard in the area. As officers were responding to the scene, police received additional reports of a person down.

At the scene, officers found a 23-year-old man suffering from at least one gunshot wound. Officers rendered first aid until emergency medical crews arrived.

According to police, the victim was taken to a hospital where he underwent surgery. A short time after the surgery, the victim died from his injuries.

Further details were not immediately available and this incident is currently under investigation.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact Antioch police Det. Gonzalez at (925) 779-6923.