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Oakland Tribune
Antioch: Coroner ID's Pittsburg man fatally shot during Friday carjackingANTIOCH -- The coroner has identified the Pittsburg resident who was fatally sh
Antioch: Coroner ID's Pittsburg man fatally shot during Friday carjacking
Oakland Tribune / Posted 10 hours ago
ANTIOCH -- The coroner has identified the Pittsburg resident who was fatally shot Friday by a man police said he had just carjacked moments earlier. Richard Pareno, 27, suffered multiple gunshot wounds and died inside a white van that he allegedly... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Coroner ID's Pittsburg man fatally shot during Friday carjackingANTIOCH -- The coroner has identified the Pittsburg resident who was fatally sh
Coroner ID's Pittsburg man fatally shot during Friday carjacking
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 10 hours ago
ANTIOCH -- The coroner has identified the Pittsburg resident who was fatally shot Friday by a man police said he had just carjacked moments earlier. Richard Pareno, 27, suffered multiple gunshot wounds and died inside a white van that he allegedly... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Police arrest man in shooting death of carjacking suspectANTIOCH, Calif. (AP) - Police in Northern California say they have arrested a m
Police arrest man in shooting death of carjacking suspect
The Record Searchlight / Posted 2 days ago
ANTIOCH, Calif. (AP) - Police in Northern California say they have arrested a man in the shooting death of a carjacking suspect who allegedly stole his car at gunpoint. KPIX-TV reports (http://cbsloc.al/1ofND3l ) Antioch Police arrested 37-year-old... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Wanted parolee dies after struggle with Antioch policeA 37-year-old wanted parolee died Friday morning after struggling with Antioch
Wanted parolee dies after struggle with Antioch police
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
A 37-year-old wanted parolee died Friday morning after struggling with Antioch police officers who had been searching for him since he walked out of a hospital against doctors’ orders two days earlier, authorities said. Wendell Celestine Jr. of... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Wanted parolee dies in custody of Antioch policeRelated Stories ANTIOCH, Calif. (KTVU) - A confrontation between a wanted paro
Wanted parolee dies in custody of Antioch police
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 3 days ago
Related Stories ANTIOCH, Calif. (KTVU) - A confrontation between a wanted parolee and Antioch police turned deadly early Friday morning, and residents are speaking out. Wendell Celestine Jr., 37, of Pittsburg had been sleeping in a white Buick... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
DA files charges against alleged gang member suspected in 2014 murderANTIOCH -- Nearly 18 months after a 30-year-old man was found shot to death her
DA files charges against alleged gang member suspected in 2014 murder
Inside Bay Area / Posted 3 days ago
ANTIOCH -- Nearly 18 months after a 30-year-old man was found shot to death here, his alleged killer -- a suspected gang member who is facing an unrelated life case -- has been charged with murder and felony burglary. Carlos Ventura, 23, was... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
DA files charges against alleged gang member suspected in 2014 murderANTIOCH -- Nearly 18 months after a 30-year-old man was found shot to death her
DA files charges against alleged gang member suspected in 2014 murder
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 3 days ago
ANTIOCH -- Nearly 18 months after a 30-year-old man was found shot to death here, his alleged killer -- a suspected gang member who is facing an unrelated life case -- has been charged with murder and felony burglary. Carlos Ventura, 23, was... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Antioch police: Man dies after violent struggle with officersANTIOCH -- A 37-year-old man died here early Friday morning after a violent str
Antioch police: Man dies after violent struggle with officers
Oakland Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
ANTIOCH -- A 37-year-old man died here early Friday morning after a violent struggle with officers, according to an Antioch Police Department news release. The man, whose name is not being released, had a long record of violent crimes and drug... Read more
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The Mercury News
Antioch police: Man dies after violent struggle with officersANTIOCH -- A 37-year-old man died here early Friday morning after a violent str
Antioch police: Man dies after violent struggle with officers
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
ANTIOCH -- A 37-year-old man died here early Friday morning after a violent struggle with officers, according to an Antioch Police Department news release. The man, whose name is not being released, had a long record of violent crimes and drug... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Antioch police: Man dies after violent struggle with officersANTIOCH -- A 37-year-old man died here early Friday morning after a violent str
Antioch police: Man dies after violent struggle with officers
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 3 days ago
ANTIOCH -- A 37-year-old man died here early Friday morning after a violent struggle with officers, according to an Antioch Police Department news release. The man, whose name is not being released, had a long record of violent crimes and drug... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Antioch police investigating shooting that seriously injured 37-old manANTIOCH -- A man is in stable but serious condition after being shot several ti
Antioch police investigating shooting that seriously injured 37-old man
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 4 days ago
ANTIOCH -- A man is in stable but serious condition after being shot several times Thursday afternoon, police said. Officers were in the area when they heard gunshots around 2:18 p.m. in the 400 block of West 19th Street, according to a news release... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Antioch police investigating shooting that seriously injured 37-old manANTIOCH -- A man is in stable but serious condition after being shot several ti
Antioch police investigating shooting that seriously injured 37-old man
Inside Bay Area / Posted 4 days ago
ANTIOCH -- A man is in stable but serious condition after being shot several times Thursday afternoon, police said. Officers were in the area when they heard gunshots around 2:18 p.m. in the 400 block of West 19th Street, according to a news release... Read more
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San Jose Mercury News
Judge holds East Bay nanny to most child molestation countsPITTSBURG -- A superior court judge has ordered a male nanny accused of molesti
Judge holds East Bay nanny to most child molestation counts
San Jose Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
PITTSBURG -- A superior court judge has ordered a male nanny accused of molesting two young girls under his care to stand trial, but dismissed several other charges. Joaquin Sierra-Cruz, 51, will be tried on six of 10 child molestation charges he's... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
4 men arrested after police respond to report of fightANTIOCH -- Four men were arrested after police responded to a report of a fight
4 men arrested after police respond to report of fight
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 5 days ago
ANTIOCH -- Four men were arrested after police responded to a report of a fight Wednesday afternoon, authorities said. Police received a call at 4:43 p.m. to report of a fight and at least one person with a gun at an apartment complex in the 900... Read more
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The Daily Review
4 men arrested after police respond to report of fightANTIOCH -- Four men were arrested after police responded to a report of a fight
4 men arrested after police respond to report of fight
The Daily Review / Posted 5 days ago
ANTIOCH -- Four men were arrested after police responded to a report of a fight Wednesday afternoon, authorities said. Police received a call at 4:43 p.m. to report of a fight and at least one person with a gun at an apartment complex in the 900... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Judge holds East Bay nanny to most child molestation countsPITTSBURG -- A superior court judge has ordered a male nanny accused of molesti
Judge holds East Bay nanny to most child molestation counts
Inside Bay Area / Posted 5 days ago
PITTSBURG -- A superior court judge has ordered a male nanny accused of molesting two young girls under his care to stand trial, but dismissed several other charges. Joaquin Sierra-Cruz, 51, will be tried on six of 10 child molestation charges he's... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Judge holds East Bay nanny to most child molestation countsPITTSBURG -- A superior court judge has ordered a male nanny accused of molesti
Judge holds East Bay nanny to most child molestation counts
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 5 days ago
PITTSBURG -- A superior court judge has ordered a male nanny accused of molesting two young girls under his care to stand trial, but dismissed several other charges. Joaquin Sierra-Cruz, 51, will be tried on six of 10 child molestation charges he's... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Antioch cops to hold 'Pizza with the Police'ANTIOCH -- Residents here are invited to dig into some pizza while Antioch Poli
Antioch cops to hold 'Pizza with the Police'
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 6 days ago
ANTIOCH -- Residents here are invited to dig into some pizza while Antioch Police Department hosts one of its regular forums about crime around the city. "Pizza with the Police" will be from 7 to 9 p.m. Feb. 10 in the department's community room at... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Antioch cops to hold 'Pizza with the Police'ANTIOCH -- Residents here are invited to dig into some pizza while Antioch Poli
Antioch cops to hold 'Pizza with the Police'
Oakland Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
ANTIOCH -- Residents here are invited to dig into some pizza while Antioch Police Department hosts one of its regular forums about crime around the city. "Pizza with the Police" will be from 7 to 9 p.m. Feb. 10 in the department's community room at... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Antioch hires company to handle parking enforcementThe Antioch City Council unanimously agreed to a six-month contract with SP Plu
Antioch hires company to handle parking enforcement
Inside Bay Area / Posted 7 days ago
The Antioch City Council unanimously agreed to a six-month contract with SP Plus Corp., a national company that will receive about $75,000 to enforce parking laws, tow cars that have been dumped, and deal with vehicles that aren't currently... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Suspected serial burglar arrested after firefighter's uniform, other items found in stolen vehicleANTIOCH -- Among the stolen items allegedly found in the possession of a suspec
Suspected serial burglar arrested after firefighter's uniform, other items found in stolen vehicle
Inside Bay Area / Posted 7 days ago
ANTIOCH -- Among the stolen items allegedly found in the possession of a suspected serial burglar who was arrested in Antioch last week was a Berkeley Fire Department uniform, according to a police report released Monday. The uniform and other... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Suspected serial burglar arrested after firefighter's uniform, other items found in stolen vehicleANTIOCH -- Among the stolen items allegedly found in the possession of a suspec
Suspected serial burglar arrested after firefighter's uniform, other items found in stolen vehicle
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 7 days ago
ANTIOCH -- Among the stolen items allegedly found in the possession of a suspected serial burglar who was arrested in Antioch last week was a Berkeley Fire Department uniform, according to a police report released Monday. The uniform and other... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Antioch hires company to handle parking enforcementThe Antioch City Council unanimously agreed to a six-month contract with SP Plu
Antioch hires company to handle parking enforcement
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 7 days ago
The Antioch City Council unanimously agreed to a six-month contract with SP Plus Corp., a national company that will receive about $75,000 to enforce parking laws, tow cars that have been dumped, and deal with vehicles that aren't currently... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Police arrest 86-old man suspected in shootingANTIOCH -- An 86-year-old man who called police on himself was arrested last we
Police arrest 86-old man suspected in shooting
Inside Bay Area / Posted 7 days ago
ANTIOCH -- An 86-year-old man who called police on himself was arrested last week for allegedly firing his revolver during a dispute with his roommate, police said. Pervis Cohen, of Antioch, was arrested after he called police around 8:30 a.m. on... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Police arrest 86-old man suspected in shootingANTIOCH -- An 86-year-old man who called police on himself was arrested last we
Police arrest 86-old man suspected in shooting
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 7 days ago
ANTIOCH -- An 86-year-old man who called police on himself was arrested last week for allegedly firing his revolver during a dispute with his roommate, police said. Pervis Cohen, of Antioch, was arrested after he called police around 8:30 a.m. on... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
SWAT team tracks down burglary suspectsANTIOCH -- Police hunted down a 19-year-old Antioch man who they say was one of
SWAT team tracks down burglary suspects
Inside Bay Area / Posted 8 days ago
ANTIOCH -- Police hunted down a 19-year-old Antioch man who they say was one of at least three who fled after a home burglary Saturday morning. Officers caught Isaiah Robinson, 19, and another male juvenile after an extensive search that started... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
SWAT team tracks down burglary suspectsANTIOCH -- Police hunted down a 19-year-old Antioch man who they say was one of
SWAT team tracks down burglary suspects
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 8 days ago
ANTIOCH -- Police hunted down a 19-year-old Antioch man who they say was one of at least three who fled after a home burglary Saturday morning. Officers caught Isaiah Robinson, 19, and another male juvenile after an extensive search that started... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Antioch killing marks city's first homicide of the yearANTIOCH -- Police are investigating this city's first homicide of the year afte
Antioch killing marks city's first homicide of the year
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 11 days ago
ANTIOCH -- Police are investigating this city's first homicide of the year after a man was found with a fatal gunshot wound Thursday afternoon. A woman called police at 1:11 p.m. from her residence in the 1800 block of Periwinkle Way to report that... Read more
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The Daily Review
Antioch killing marks city's first homicide of the yearANTIOCH -- Police are investigating this city's first homicide of the year afte
Antioch killing marks city's first homicide of the year
The Daily Review / Posted 11 days ago
ANTIOCH -- Police are investigating this city's first homicide of the year after a man was found with a fatal gunshot wound Thursday afternoon. A woman called police at 1:11 p.m. from her residence in the 1800 block of Periwinkle Way to report that... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Antioch police to hold second Citizens' AcademyANTIOCH -- Residents here now can apply for Antioch Police Department's second
Antioch police to hold second Citizens' Academy
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 11 days ago
ANTIOCH -- Residents here now can apply for Antioch Police Department's second Community Law Enforcement Academy that starts this spring. The 10-week academy is a chance for members of the general public to learn from officers themselves about... Read more
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The Daily Review
Antioch police to hold second Citizens' AcademyANTIOCH -- Residents here now can apply for Antioch Police Department's second
Antioch police to hold second Citizens' Academy
The Daily Review / Posted 11 days ago
ANTIOCH -- Residents here now can apply for Antioch Police Department's second Community Law Enforcement Academy that starts this spring. The 10-week academy is a chance for members of the general public to learn from officers themselves about... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
City officials still scratching heads over rooster problemANTIOCH -- Dozens of wild hens and roosters have run afoul of some residents in
City officials still scratching heads over rooster problem
Inside Bay Area / Posted 12 days ago
ANTIOCH -- Dozens of wild hens and roosters have run afoul of some residents in a north Antioch neighborhood who complain that the city isn't doing enough to get rid of the nuisance birds. Council members on Tuesday revisited the seemingly... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
City officials still scratching heads over rooster problemANTIOCH -- Dozens of wild hens and roosters have run afoul of some residents in
City officials still scratching heads over rooster problem
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 12 days ago
ANTIOCH -- Dozens of wild hens and roosters have run afoul of some residents in a north Antioch neighborhood who complain that the city isn't doing enough to get rid of the nuisance birds. Council members on Tuesday revisited the seemingly... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Dozens of rogue chickens take over Antioch neighborhoodRelated Stories Residents in Antioch have a fowl problem on their hands. Dozen
Dozens of rogue chickens take over Antioch neighborhood
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 13 days ago
Related Stories Residents in Antioch have a fowl problem on their hands. Dozens of wild chickens and roosters have taken over their neighborhood and now the city is getting involved. It looks like a serene part of town, a rural neighborhood with... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Antioch Man Accused of Beating PuppyA man arrested last week on suspicion of severely beating a puppy in Antioch ha
Antioch Man Accused of Beating Puppy
NBC Bay Area / Posted 17 days ago
A man arrested last week on suspicion of severely beating a puppy in Antioch has been charged with animal cruelty, according to the Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office. William Landers, 23, faces the felony charge after a witness reported... Read more
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San Jose Mercury News
Authorities link spate of 2014-15 violence to warring East Contra Costa gangsMARTINEZ -- In recently released court documents, authorities have linked gangs
Authorities link spate of 2014-15 violence to warring East Contra Costa gangs
San Jose Mercury News / Posted 17 days ago
MARTINEZ -- In recently released court documents, authorities have linked gangs in Pittsburg and Antioch to a spate of violence in both cities over the past two years, including several shootings, at least two homicides, and a 2014 incident when... Read more
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The Mercury News
East Bay man whose crash killed cousin pleads not guilty to murderMARTINEZ -- A Concord man charged with murder after crashing his car and killin
East Bay man whose crash killed cousin pleads not guilty to murder
The Mercury News / Posted 17 days ago
MARTINEZ -- A Concord man charged with murder after crashing his car and killing his cousin while fleeing police pleaded not guilty at his arraignment Tuesday. Javonte Mathis, through attorney Mike Kelly, also waived his right to a preliminary... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Speeding van leads police to bust pair for marijuana growANTIOCH -- Two people are in custody after a shooting incident led officers to
Speeding van leads police to bust pair for marijuana grow
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 18 days ago
ANTIOCH -- Two people are in custody after a shooting incident led officers to uncover a marijuana-growing operation, police said. According to a statement Thursday, an Antioch police dispatcher received calls around 3:10 a.m. Saturday about... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Authorities link spate of 2014-15 violence to warring East Contra Costa gangsMARTINEZ -- In recently released court documents, authorities have linked gangs
Authorities link spate of 2014-15 violence to warring East Contra Costa gangs
Inside Bay Area / Posted 18 days ago
MARTINEZ -- In recently released court documents, authorities have linked gangs in Pittsburg and Antioch to a spate of violence in both cities over the past two years, including several shootings, at least two homicides, and a 2014 incident when... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Authorities link spate of 2014-15 violence to warring East Contra Costa gangsMARTINEZ -- In recently released court documents, authorities have linked gangs
Authorities link spate of 2014-15 violence to warring East Contra Costa gangs
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 18 days ago
MARTINEZ -- In recently released court documents, authorities have linked gangs in Pittsburg and Antioch to a spate of violence in both cities over the past two years, including several shootings, at least two homicides, and a 2014 incident when... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Concord man whose crash killed cousin pleads not guilty to murderMARTINEZ -- A Concord man charged with murder after crashing his car and killin
Concord man whose crash killed cousin pleads not guilty to murder
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 18 days ago
MARTINEZ -- A Concord man charged with murder after crashing his car and killing his cousin while fleeing police pleaded not guilty at his arraignment Tuesday. Javonte Mathis, through his attorney Mike Kelly, also waived his right to a preliminary... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Police arrest man tied to marijuana cultivationANTIOCH -- Police say a report of a disturbance led to the resident's arrest on
Police arrest man tied to marijuana cultivation
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 19 days ago
ANTIOCH -- Police say a report of a disturbance led to the resident's arrest on suspicion of cultivating marijuana Tuesday night. According to a statement Wednesday, officers arriving at a house in the 4000 block of Banbury Way spoke with the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Pedestrian identified in Antioch fatal crashA pedestrian struck and killed by a car Monday in Antioch has been identified b
Pedestrian identified in Antioch fatal crash
Daily Herald / Posted 19 days ago
A pedestrian struck and killed by a car Monday in Antioch has been identified by police as Daniel R. Reick, 66, authorities said Wednesday. Reick, of Antioch, was crossing Route 173 carrying a shovel at 5:15 p.m. when he was hit by a Ford sedan... Read more
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The Mercury News
Suspected squatter caught, held at gunpoint by East Bay real estate agentANTIOCH -- A former sheriff's deputy and current real estate agent who has a pe
Suspected squatter caught, held at gunpoint by East Bay real estate agent
The Mercury News / Posted 19 days ago
ANTIOCH -- A former sheriff's deputy and current real estate agent who has a permit to carry a concealed handgun was able to detain a man suspected of squatting at one of his homes, police said. When police arrived and found the squatter, identified... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Antioch suspected squatter caught, held at gunpoint by real estate agentANTIOCH -- A former sheriff's deputy and current real estate agent who has a pe
Antioch suspected squatter caught, held at gunpoint by real estate agent
Inside Bay Area / Posted 20 days ago
ANTIOCH -- A former sheriff's deputy and current real estate agent who has a permit to carry a concealed handgun was able to detain a man suspected of squatting at one of his homes, police said. When police arrived and found the squatter, identified... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Antioch suspected squatter caught, held at gunpoint by real estate agentANTIOCH -- A former sheriff's deputy and current real estate agent who has a pe
Antioch suspected squatter caught, held at gunpoint by real estate agent
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 20 days ago
ANTIOCH -- A former sheriff's deputy and current real estate agent who has a permit to carry a concealed handgun was able to detain a man suspected of squatting at one of his homes, police said. When police arrived and found the squatter, identified... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Transient charged with felony animal cruelty for allegedly beating puppyANTIOCH -- A 23-year-old transient accused of beating a 10-week-old puppy and c
Transient charged with felony animal cruelty for allegedly beating puppy
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 20 days ago
ANTIOCH -- A 23-year-old transient accused of beating a 10-week-old puppy and causing neurological damage last week was scheduled to be arraigned Tuesday afternoon on felony animal abuse charges. Antioch police arrested William Landers on Jan. 13... Read more
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Daily Herald
66-old man struck, killed crossing Route 173 in AntiochThe pedestrian who was struck and killed by a vehicle while crossing Route 173
66-old man struck, killed crossing Route 173 in Antioch
Daily Herald / Posted 20 days ago
The pedestrian who was struck and killed by a vehicle while crossing Route 173 in Antioch Monday night, was a 66-year-old man, authorities said Tuesday. The victim's identity has not been released, pending notification of next of kin, authorities... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Antioch: Transient charged with felony animal cruelty for allegedly beating puppyANTIOCH -- A 23-year-old transient accused of beating a 10-week-old puppy and c
Antioch: Transient charged with felony animal cruelty for allegedly beating puppy
The Fremont Argus / Posted 20 days ago
ANTIOCH -- A 23-year-old transient accused of beating a 10-week-old puppy and causing neurological damage last week was scheduled to be arraigned Tuesday afternoon on felony animal abuse charges. Antioch police arrested William Landers on Jan. 13... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Missing Antioch boy found, abduction suspect still at largeANTIOCH, Calif. (AP) - California police say they've found a 1-year-old boy who
Missing Antioch boy found, abduction suspect still at large
The Record Searchlight / Posted 20 days ago
ANTIOCH, Calif. (AP) - California police say they've found a 1-year-old boy whose disappearance sparked an Amber Alert, but didn't catch his suspected abductor. The Contra Costa Times reports (http://bayareane.ws/1nvrgGO ) that Stockton police say... Read more
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