Antioch police arrest three men for narcotics, weapons, vehicle theft and stolen property, Wednesday morning
Runaway girl found at same location
Fremont Elementary temporarily locked down
By Sergeant Santiago Castillo, Antioch Police Field Services Bureau
On Wednesday, December 18, 2013, at approximately 8:19 a.m., Antioch Police began receiving calls of shots fired in the area of F Street at West 13th Street. Upon arrival, officers located evidence of a shooting at that location. Witnesses assisted officers in locating the residence where the suspect had fled, in the 500 block of West 14th Street.
Officers were able to make contact with six occupants of the house. As a result of further investigation, three people were arrested for various charges including narcotics violations, weapons violation, vehicle theft and possession of stolen property.
During this incident, Fremont Elementary School briefly and voluntarily locked down as a safety precaution for the students and staff.
One of the subjects arrested was identified by witnesses as the shooter and a firearm was recovered from inside the house.
A reported runaway juvenile was also located in the house and subsequently turned over to Children and Family Services.
No victims of the original shooting have been located at the time of this writing.
Names and/or photographs are not being released at this time as the investigation is currently ongoing.
If anyone has any information related to this incident, they are encouraged to call the Antioch Police Department non-emergency line at (925) 778-2441. They may also text an anonymous tip to 274637(CRIMES) using key word ANTIOCH in the body of the text.