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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Parents of teen killed by Pleasanton cop file wrongful death claimRelated Stories PLEASANTON, Calif. - The parents of a 19-year-old San Jose man
Parents of teen killed by Pleasanton cop file wrongful death claim
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted yesterday
Related Stories PLEASANTON, Calif. - The parents of a 19-year-old San Jose man who was fatally shot by a Pleasanton police officer during an alleged burglary at an auto dealership last month has filed a claim against police accusing them of making... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Antioch High School students back in class after evacuationANTIOCH -- Students and school officials at Antioch High School returned to cla
Antioch High School students back in class after evacuation
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 2 days ago
ANTIOCH -- Students and school officials at Antioch High School returned to class Wednesday morning after a suspicious device found in a room proved not to be dangerous, police said. Bomb squad personnel determined the device to be harmless and sent... Read more
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The Daily Review
Antioch High School students back in class after evacuationANTIOCH -- Students and school officials at Antioch High School returned to cla
Antioch High School students back in class after evacuation
The Daily Review / Posted 2 days ago
ANTIOCH -- Students and school officials at Antioch High School returned to class Wednesday morning after a suspicious device found in a room proved not to be dangerous, police said. Bomb squad personnel determined the device to be harmless and sent... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Gunfire at residence leads police to evidence of hash labANTIOCH - An Antioch man was arrested Wednesday afternoon after a shooting alle
Gunfire at residence leads police to evidence of hash lab
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 3 days ago
ANTIOCH - An Antioch man was arrested Wednesday afternoon after a shooting allegedly occurred at his home, Antioch police announced Monday. Officers were dispatched to the vicinity of Rodeo Court and Woodbridge Way on a report of two subjects... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Antioch: Gunfire at residence leads police to evidence of hash labANTIOCH - An Antioch man was arrested Wednesday afternoon after a shooting alle
Antioch: Gunfire at residence leads police to evidence of hash lab
Oakland Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
ANTIOCH - An Antioch man was arrested Wednesday afternoon after a shooting allegedly occurred at his home, Antioch police announced Monday. Officers were dispatched to the vicinity of Rodeo Court and Woodbridge Way on a report of two subjects... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Eye on the East Bay: Perception is not always reality on police dispatch radioLET'S GIVE 'EM SOMETHING TO TALK ABOUT: Don't always believe what you read on s
Eye on the East Bay: Perception is not always reality on police dispatch radio
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 5 days ago
LET'S GIVE 'EM SOMETHING TO TALK ABOUT: Don't always believe what you read on social media, even if comes from a police scanner. The value of maintaining a healthy skepticism was underscored recently when the report of an assault on a teacher at... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Man critically injured in motorcycle wreck on I-24 in Middle TennesseeMotorcycle crash tile A man was critically injured Thursday night when he lost
Man critically injured in motorcycle wreck on I-24 in Middle Tennessee
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
Motorcycle crash tile A man was critically injured Thursday night when he lost control of his motorcycle on I-24 in Middle Tennessee. He has been identified by police as 28-year-old Pioquinto Gomez-Ruiz. A preliminary investigation shows that... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Baby dies shortly after being transported from Antioch BridgeANTIOCH -- A baby boy died shortly after being transported to the hospital from
Baby dies shortly after being transported from Antioch Bridge
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 10 days ago
ANTIOCH -- A baby boy died shortly after being transported to the hospital from the end of Antioch Bridge on Monday afternoon, police said. Authorities responded to a report of a 2-month-old boy having medical trouble at 4:50 p.m. on the Antioch... Read more
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The Daily Review
Baby dies shortly after being transported from Antioch BridgeANTIOCH -- A baby boy died shortly after being transported to the hospital from
Baby dies shortly after being transported from Antioch Bridge
The Daily Review / Posted 10 days ago
ANTIOCH -- A baby boy died shortly after being transported to the hospital from the end of Antioch Bridge on Monday afternoon, police said. Authorities responded to a report of a 2-month-old boy having medical trouble at 4:50 p.m. on the Antioch... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Deputy Police Chief Steve Huffman leaving St. Charles for AntiochSteve Huffman, St. Charles deputy police chief of administration, will retire f
Deputy Police Chief Steve Huffman leaving St. Charles for Antioch
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
Steve Huffman, St. Charles deputy police chief of administration, will retire from the department effective Friday after nearly 22 years of service, the release stated. Huffman has accepted the position of chief of police for the village of Antioch.... Read more
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St. Charles Republican
Deputy Police Chief Steve Huffman leaving St. Charles for AntiochSteve Huffman, St. Charles deputy police chief of administration, will retire f
Deputy Police Chief Steve Huffman leaving St. Charles for Antioch
St. Charles Republican / Posted 11 days ago
Steve Huffman, St. Charles deputy police chief of administration, will retire from the department effective Friday after nearly 22 years of service, the release stated. Huffman has accepted the position of chief of police for the village of Antioch.... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Los Medanos Health board member faces assault charges in connection with Antioch shootingPITTSBURG -- A health care district director ran for a City Council seat here l
Los Medanos Health board member faces assault charges in connection with Antioch shooting
Inside Bay Area / Posted 13 days ago
PITTSBURG -- A health care district director ran for a City Council seat here last year with a blemish on his resume voters never knew of: He was facing felony assault charges for shooting a man. Emmanuel Ogunleye, 55, was then reappointed to his... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Los Medanos Health board member faces assault charges in connection with Antioch shootingPITTSBURG -- A health care district director ran for a City Council seat here l
Los Medanos Health board member faces assault charges in connection with Antioch shooting
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 13 days ago
PITTSBURG -- A health care district director ran for a City Council seat here last year with a blemish on his resume voters never knew of: He was facing felony assault charges for shooting a man. Emmanuel Ogunleye, 55, was then reappointed to his... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Antioch: Police searching for 19-old who evaded officers, dropped handgunANTIOCH -- Police are searching for a 19-year-old man who allegedly led officer
Antioch: Police searching for 19-old who evaded officers, dropped handgun
Oakland Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
ANTIOCH -- Police are searching for a 19-year-old man who allegedly led officers on a foot chase, and successfully evaded a K-9 search team and a CHP airplane, but dropped the handgun he was carrying. On Aug. 1, patrol officers noticed a suspicious... Read more
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FOX 26 Houston
East Bay NewsOakland Mayor Schaaf defends actions of officers in fatal shootingOakland Mayor
East Bay News
FOX 26 Houston / Posted 14 days ago
Oakland Mayor Schaaf defends actions of officers in fatal shootingOakland Mayor Schaaf defends actions of officers in fatal shooting Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf said evidence from Wednesday’s officer-involved shooting that left a 24-year-old man dead... Read more
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Daily Herald
One injured in accident on Route 45One person was injured and Route 45 was shut down for an hour after a Wednesday
One injured in accident on Route 45
Daily Herald / Posted 16 days ago
One person was injured and Route 45 was shut down for an hour after a Wednesday morning crash near Antioch, police said. Lake County Sheriff's Det. Chris Covelli said a Chevy Cobalt was heading north on Route 45 about 6:30 a.m. when it tried to pass... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Man shot near Antioch Middle SchoolANTIOCH -- A man was shot and injured Tuesday afternoon near Antioch Middle Sch
Man shot near Antioch Middle School
Inside Bay Area / Posted 17 days ago
ANTIOCH -- A man was shot and injured Tuesday afternoon near Antioch Middle School, police said. Officers responded to a report of a shooting at 4:17 p.m. Tuesday at West 18th and D streets, Antioch police Lt. John VanderKlugt said. A 25-year-old... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Man shot near Antioch Middle SchoolANTIOCH -- A man was shot and injured Tuesday afternoon near Antioch Middle Sch
Man shot near Antioch Middle School
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 17 days ago
ANTIOCH -- A man was shot and injured Tuesday afternoon near Antioch Middle School, police said. Officers responded to a report of a shooting at 4:17 p.m. Tuesday at West 18th and D streets, Antioch police Lt. John VanderKlugt said. A 25-year-old... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Police searching for 19-old who evaded officers, dropped handgunANTIOCH -- Police are searching for a 19-year-old man who allegedly led officer
Police searching for 19-old who evaded officers, dropped handgun
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 17 days ago
ANTIOCH -- Police are searching for a 19-year-old man who allegedly led officers on a foot chase, and successfully evaded a K-9 search team and a CHP airplane, but dropped the handgun he was carrying. On Aug. 1, patrol officers noticed a suspicious... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Antioch: Man shot in leg while walking on streetANTIOCH -- A man was hospitalized Tuesday after being shot in the leg while wal
Antioch: Man shot in leg while walking on street
The Fremont Argus / Posted 17 days ago
ANTIOCH -- A man was hospitalized Tuesday after being shot in the leg while walking on an Antioch street, police said. The 26-year-old Antioch resident told police he was walking on Dogwood Way near Linden Way just after 9:15 p.m., when someone shot... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Man shot in leg while walking on streetANTIOCH -- A man was hospitalized Tuesday after being shot in the leg while wal
Man shot in leg while walking on street
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 17 days ago
ANTIOCH -- A man was hospitalized Tuesday after being shot in the leg while walking on an Antioch street, police said. The 26-year-old Antioch resident told police he was walking on Dogwood Way near Linden Way just after 9:15 p.m., when someone shot... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Man critically injured in club shootingA man is in critical condition after a shooting outside the Arabian Palace Hook
Man critically injured in club shooting
WSMV Nashville / Posted 19 days ago
A man is in critical condition after a shooting outside the Arabian Palace Hookah Lounge on Bell Road in Antioch. Police say a man and his cousin allegedly approached a few women outside the lounge around 3:00 A.M Sunday morning. A man got offended... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Hate crime charges for man who allegedly threatened Latino group, slashed car tiresANTIOCH -- A man faces hate crime charges after allegedly threatening a group o
Hate crime charges for man who allegedly threatened Latino group, slashed car tires
Inside Bay Area / Posted 22 days ago
ANTIOCH -- A man faces hate crime charges after allegedly threatening a group of Latinos and slashing the tires of a car, police said. Tulsha Perkins, 37, has been charged with three counts of committing a hate crime and a single count of... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Hate crime charges for man who allegedly threatened Latino group, slashed car tiresANTIOCH -- A man faces hate crime charges after allegedly threatening a group o
Hate crime charges for man who allegedly threatened Latino group, slashed car tires
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 22 days ago
ANTIOCH -- A man faces hate crime charges after allegedly threatening a group of Latinos and slashing the tires of a car, police said. Tulsha Perkins, 37, has been charged with three counts of committing a hate crime and a single count of... Read more
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International Business Times
Nashville cinema attack: Suspected assailant was diagnosed wtih 'paranoid schizophrenia' A 29-year-old man who allegedly attacked moviegoers with a hatchet and pepper s
Nashville cinema attack: Suspected assailant was diagnosed wtih 'paranoid schizophrenia'
International Business Times / Posted 22 days ago
A 29-year-old man who allegedly attacked moviegoers with a hatchet and pepper spray at a cinema in Nashville, Tennessee, had been committed to a mental institution four times, police say. Vincente David Montano, a resident of Nashville, was shot... Read more
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News.com.au
Gunman attacks police, moviegoers during screening of Mad Max movie in Tennessee The Antioch, Tennessee, theatre where the attack occurred. Source: FOX17/WZTV
Gunman attacks police, moviegoers during screening of Mad Max movie in Tennessee
News.com.au / Posted 23 days ago
The Antioch, Tennessee, theatre where the attack occurred. Source: FOX17/WZTVSource: Supplied ONE person has been wounded by a hatchet blow and a gunman shot dead by... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Sydney news, sport, traffic and weather — The Daily Telegraph live news blogThe Antioch, Tennessee, theatre where the attack occurred. Source: FOX17/WZTV
Sydney news, sport, traffic and weather — The Daily Telegraph live news blog
Daily Telegraph / Posted 23 days ago
The Antioch, Tennessee, theatre where the attack occurred. Source: FOX17/WZTV One person has been wounded by a hatchet blow and a gunman shot dead by police in an attack on a Tennessee movie theatre during a screening of Mad Max. The incident,... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Gunman attacks police, moviegoers during screening of Mad Max movie in TennesseeONE person has been wounded by a hatchet blow and a gunman shot dead by police
Gunman attacks police, moviegoers during screening of Mad Max movie in Tennessee
The Courier Mail / Posted 23 days ago
ONE person has been wounded by a hatchet blow and a gunman shot dead by police in an attack on a Tennessee movie theatre during a screening of Mad Max. The incident, which occurred about 4.30am AEST, remains confused but Antioch police have... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Antioch to hold neighborhood cleanup SaturdayANTIOCH -- Residents here have another chance to do their part in sprucing up A
Antioch to hold neighborhood cleanup Saturday
Oakland Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
ANTIOCH -- Residents here have another chance to do their part in sprucing up Antioch this weekend. Antioch Police Department is holding its 62nd Neighborhood Cleanup event, which involves the efforts of the city's public works department and Crime... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Antioch to hold neighborhood cleanup SaturdayANTIOCH -- Residents here have another chance to do their part in sprucing up A
Antioch to hold neighborhood cleanup Saturday
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 28 days ago
ANTIOCH -- Residents here have another chance to do their part in sprucing up Antioch this weekend. Antioch Police Department is holding its 62nd Neighborhood Cleanup event, which involves the efforts of the city's public works department and Crime... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Three suspects charged in June double homicideANTIOCH -- The Contra Costa County District Attorney's office filed charges Tue
Three suspects charged in June double homicide
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 30 days ago
ANTIOCH -- The Contra Costa County District Attorney's office filed charges Tuesday against two men and a woman for their roles in a June double homicide, police said. The District Attorney's office filed murder, attempted murder, robbery and... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Police ID Antioch man arrested in bizarre test drive turned car chase, crashANTIOCH -- A 34-year-old man remains in custody after police say his routine te
Police ID Antioch man arrested in bizarre test drive turned car chase, crash
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 30 days ago
ANTIOCH -- A 34-year-old man remains in custody after police say his routine test drive in Concord on Monday escalated into a bizarre kidnapping of a salesman followed by a police chase and crash in Antioch. Wesley Dewitt Grayson, of Antioch, was... Read more
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The Daily Review
Three suspects charged in June double homicideANTIOCH -- The Contra Costa County District Attorney's office filed charges Tue
Three suspects charged in June double homicide
The Daily Review / Posted 30 days ago
ANTIOCH -- The Contra Costa County District Attorney's office filed charges Tuesday against two men and a woman for their roles in a June double homicide, police said. The District Attorney's office filed murder, attempted murder, robbery and... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Police ID Antioch man arrested in bizarre test drive turned car chase, crashANTIOCH -- A 34-year-old man remains in custody after police say his routine te
Police ID Antioch man arrested in bizarre test drive turned car chase, crash
Oakland Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
ANTIOCH -- A 34-year-old man remains in custody after police say his routine test drive in Concord on Monday escalated into a bizarre kidnapping of a salesman followed by a police chase and crash in Antioch. Wesley Dewitt Grayson, of Antioch, was... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Antioch man shot, officers find stolen gunsANTIOCH -- Within a three-hour period, two men were shot and injured in two sep
Antioch man shot, officers find stolen guns
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted a month ago
ANTIOCH -- Within a three-hour period, two men were shot and injured in two separate incidents in the same neighborhood in mid-July, and as a result of beefed-up patrol in the area, police recovered several guns and made four arrests, police... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Police ID Antioch man arrested in bizarre test drive turned car chase, crashA 34-year-old man remains in custody after police say his routine test drive in
Police ID Antioch man arrested in bizarre test drive turned car chase, crash
Inside Bay Area / Posted a month ago
A 34-year-old man remains in custody after police say his routine test drive in Concord on Monday escalated into a bizarre kidnapping of a salesman followed by a police chase and crash in Antioch. Wesley Dewitt Grayson, of Antioch, was arrested on... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Police ID Antioch man arrested in bizarre test drive turned car chase, crashA 34-year-old man remains in custody after police say his routine test drive in
Police ID Antioch man arrested in bizarre test drive turned car chase, crash
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted a month ago
A 34-year-old man remains in custody after police say his routine test drive in Concord on Monday escalated into a bizarre kidnapping of a salesman followed by a police chase and crash in Antioch. Wesley Dewitt Grayson, of Antioch, was arrested on... Read more
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ABC News
How Car Salesman Allegedly Kidnapped During Test-Drive EscapedA California car salesman was in for the ride of his life after a customer test
How Car Salesman Allegedly Kidnapped During Test-Drive Escaped
ABC News / Posted a month ago
A California car salesman was in for the ride of his life after a customer test-driving the vehicle tried to steal it with him in it, police said. The salesman, from a dealership in Concord, California, 30 miles northeast of San Francisco, was on a... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Concord: Man test drives van, kidnaps car salesmanCONCORD -- What started as a routine test drive Monday at a Concord car dealers
Concord: Man test drives van, kidnaps car salesman
Inside Bay Area / Posted a month ago
CONCORD -- What started as a routine test drive Monday at a Concord car dealership escalated into a kidnapping of the salesperson, a frantic escape by the employee and finally a police chase and crash, police said. While police are not naming the... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Man test drives van, kidnaps car salesmanCONCORD -- What started as a routine test drive Monday at a Concord car dealers
Man test drives van, kidnaps car salesman
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted a month ago
CONCORD -- What started as a routine test drive Monday at a Concord car dealership escalated into a kidnapping of the salesperson, a frantic escape by the employee and finally a police chase and crash, police said. While police are not naming the... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Motorcyclist dies in crashANTIOCH -- Authorities on Monday identified the 27-year-old man who died in a m
Motorcyclist dies in crash
Inside Bay Area / Posted 1 months ago
ANTIOCH -- Authorities on Monday identified the 27-year-old man who died in a motorcycle crash. Franck Sanchez, Jr., of Antioch, died in the Sunday night accident, according to the Contra Costa County Coroner's Office. At 8:45 p.m., officers... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Motorcyclist dies in crashANTIOCH -- Authorities on Monday identified the 27-year-old man who died in a m
Motorcyclist dies in crash
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 1 months ago
ANTIOCH -- Authorities on Monday identified the 27-year-old man who died in a motorcycle crash. Franck Sanchez, Jr., of Antioch, died in the Sunday night accident, according to the Contra Costa County Coroner's Office. At 8:45 p.m., officers... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Antioch: Baby in critical condition after found in bathtubANTIOCH -- An 8-month-old baby was in critical condition Thursday after being r
Antioch: Baby in critical condition after found in bathtub
Oakland Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
ANTIOCH -- An 8-month-old baby was in critical condition Thursday after being rushed to hospital Wednesday when it was found in a bathtub, police said. Authorities were called about 1:15 p.m. Wednesday to the Lyle Morris Family Center in the 4500... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Baby in critical condition after found in bathtubANTIOCH -- An 8-month-old baby was in critical condition Thursday after being r
Baby in critical condition after found in bathtub
Inside Bay Area / Posted 1 months ago
ANTIOCH -- An 8-month-old baby was in critical condition Thursday after being rushed to hospital Wednesday when it was found in a bathtub, police said. Authorities were called about 1:15 p.m. Wednesday to the Lyle Morris Family Center in the 4500... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Baby in critical condition after found in bathtubANTIOCH -- An 8-month-old baby was in critical condition Thursday after being r
Baby in critical condition after found in bathtub
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 1 months ago
ANTIOCH -- An 8-month-old baby was in critical condition Thursday after being rushed to hospital Wednesday when it was found in a bathtub, police said. Authorities were called about 1:15 p.m. Wednesday to the Lyle Morris Family Center in the 4500... Read more
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