By Jimmy Lee, Director of Public Affairs, Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff
Detectives from the Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff Investigation Division are continuing to investigate a homicide that occurred in North Richmond on Friday morning, June 1, 2018.
At about 6:28 AM, Deputy Sheriffs were dispatched to the 1500 block of Giaramita Street in North Richmond for a report that someone was shot in a vehicle. Deputies arrived and found a man suffering from gunshot wounds. The victim was transported to a local hospital and later taken by helicopter to a local trauma center. The victim was later pronounced deceased.
The victim is identified as 22-year-old Taison Calderon-Lopez of North Richmond and San Rafael.
The suspect vehicle is described as a dark blue or black colored Jeep Grand Cherokee, possibly a 2016 model.
The suspect is described as an unknown race male, mid-20’s, with dark hair. He was wearing a black-hooded sweatshirt and blue jeans.
Anyone with any information on this incident or the identity of the suspect is asked to contact the Office of the Sheriff Investigation Division at (925) 313-2600. For any tips, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 866-846-3592 to leave an anonymous voice message.