On Wednesday, December 28, 2016 at about 9:40 AM, Deputy Sheriffs were requested at a medical call on the 2200 block of Willow Pass Road in Bay Point. A person was reported to be bleeding.
Deputies arrived finding a person suffering from a gunshot wound.
The victim, an 18-year-old man, was taken to a local hospital, where he was later pronounced deceased. He is not being identified at this time. An autopsy was scheduled for Dec. 29th.
Detectives and Crime Lab personnel responded to the scene; several people were interviewed. The investigation is ongoing. At this point, the shooting appears to be accidental.
Anyone with any information on this incident is asked to contact the Office of the Sheriff at (925) 646-2441. For any tips, call (866) 846-3592 to leave an anonymous voice message or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.