Vallejo Police Shoot, Kill Armed Robbery Suspect in Richmond
(BayAreaNewsTalk.com) – Richmond police said Vallejo police have shot and killed a suspect in Richmond after a high-speed chase that started this afternoon in Vallejo and finished in Richmond, near Hilltop Mall.
According to Richmond police Lt. Felix Tan, Vallejo police officers attempted to stop an armed robbery suspect around 5:20 p.m.
The suspect took off, and police started a pursuit. It ended in the 3400 block of Richmond Parkway, where the suspect died on the scene.
Tan said nobody else was injured and there were no other suspects.
Richmond police estimate that Richmond Parkway will be closed between Lakeside Drive and Interstate Highway 80 until at least 9 p.m. as police and the Contra Costa District Attorney’s Office investigate the shooting.