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Arrest made in pizza delivery driver robbery spree

ANTIOCH – Two search warrants and an arrest were made in a series of armed robberies of pizza delivery drivers. “The search warrants were conducted as a result of an

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Man booked following alleged criminal threats

ANTIOCH – Police arrested a local man for sending criminal threats to area schools. Larry Bantola, 36, was arrested for allegedly making criminal threats to schools located in Martinez, Concord and

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Gas station robbery ends with highway pursuit

ANTIOCH – A Chevron gas station armed robbery ended in a highway vehicle pursuit on Friday Oct. 21. The robbery occurred at 3400 Hillcrest Avenue. According to the Chevron station

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Antioch fugitive shot

ANTIOCH – An armed fugitive was shot and killed by police Monday evening near the 2400 block of Lemontree Court. According to the Contra Costa County Coroner the suspect was identified

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Police search for pair in Antioch murder

ANTIOCH – Two suspects are on the loose after the reported killing of a 20-year-old local resident. Dimontai Glaspie, 20, was shot and killed Saturday, Oct. 8 in front of

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Man fatally shot by woman in Bay Point home

BAY POINT – A 23-year old man was shot and killed on Oct. 1 after a domestic dispute. Contra Costa Sheriff Deputies responded to a 911 call Saturday afternoon to

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Teen dies in Antioch gang fight

ANTIOCH – A 16-year-old Oakley teen was shot and killed after a group of alleged gang members crashed a local birthday party. The shooting took place Aug. 20 at the

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Teen arrested in feigned robbery-kidnapping

ANTIOCH — A 16-year-old thought to be a hostage in a barbershop robbery and carjacking was evidently in on the crime, police said this week. Police arrested the unidentified teen

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Dozens of minors picked up in curfew sweep

ANTIOCH — Thirty-seven minors were detained July 8 after a citywide curfew sweep made by the Antioch Police Department and a group of nonprofit counselors. An Antioch city ordinance prevents

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Fumbling sandwich shop robber took cash, sandwiches

SAN RAFAEL — The man accused of robbing a Subway sandwich shop in San Rafael last month was arrested Wednesday while eating lunch in the town of Pittsburg. The suspect,