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Nordstrom Store Looted, 3 Suspects in Custody as Investigation Continues

  WALNUT CREEK— Three suspects were arrested in Contra Costa County during a night of looting organized on social media. They allegedly participated with a mob of 80 hooligans who

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Woman Arrested on Suspicion of Vehicle Theft and Kidnapping a Baby

Photo: Nataly A. Ayala PITTSBURG — Police recovered a stolen car with a one-year-old baby inside and later arrested a woman suspected of stealing the car. The baby girl was

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Son Arrested on Suspicion of Murdering his Elderly Mother

WALNUT CREEK — Tragedy struck at a small normally quiet condominium community in the predawn hours of November 8. A son was placed under arrest at Unit 4 on suspicion

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Three Suspects Believed Responsible for 25 Armed Robberies in Custody

CONCORD — A multi-jurisdictional investigation in Contra Costa County culminated in the recent arrests of three men. The suspects are believed responsible for committing about 25 armed robberies in a

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Man in Custody is Suspected of Committing Armed Robberies in Pinole

PINOLE — A man suspected of committing a series of armed robberies is in custody. The suspect was arrested by Pinole detectives working with the Contra Costa County FBI Safe

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Officers Responding to a Fight in Progress Arrest 4 Robbery Suspects

BRENTWOOD —Police responded to a call about a fight in progress and ultimately arrested four suspects for robbery. Officers were dispatched during the predawn hours of October 23. Residents phoning

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Suspect Arrested for Assault and Arson at a Homeless Encampment

Photo: Brian J. Dean ANTIOCH — An arson suspect was arrested for a fire at a homeless encampment which threaten nearby homes. The suspect allegedly assaulted a homeless person and

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Robbery Suspects Pursued by Victim, Arrested by Antioch Officers

ANTIOCH —There was trouble at the Antioch Water Treatment Plant, where a robbery victim chasing thieves dodged bullets being fired at him. Police subsequently arrested two suspects, but a third

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Man Held in Custody for $1 Million Bond on Suspicion of Murdering a Woman

  BAY POINT— Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office deputies investigating a domestic disturbance incident arrested a man who allegedly murdered a woman. The suspect is being held in custody for

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Hospital Evacuated, Teen Suspected in Armed Carjacking Apprehended

  ANTIOCH — A teenager suspected of committing an armed carjacking was apprehended after he ran inside a hospital to hide. The outpatient hospital had to be evacuated while authorities