By Jimmy Lee, Director of Public Affairs, Contra Costa County, Office of the Sheriff
Tuesday morning, August 11, 2020 at about 1:46, Muir Station Deputy Sheriffs were dispatched to a report of a body on the 400 block of Pullman Avenue in Bay Point.
Deputies arrived on scene and found a man on the ground. He appeared to have suffered a gunshot wound.
The fire department and an ambulance responded. The victim was later pronounced deceased at the scene.
Detectives and crime lab personnel responded to investigate this incident.
The victim was later identified as 28-year-old Joshua Johnson of Bay Point. The cause of death is listed as gunshot wound.
Anyone with any information on this incident is asked to contact the Investigation Division at (925) 313-2600. For any tips, email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call (866) 846-3592 to leave an anonymous voice message.