By Jimmy Lee, Director of Public Affairs, Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff
On Saturday, October 16, 2021, at about 5:36 PM, Deputy Sheriffs were dispatched to the 3300 block of Willow Pass Road in Bay Point for a report of a shooting.
Deputies arrived on scene and found a man who suffered from a gunshot wound lying on the ground in front of a store.
Fire and ambulance responded and rendered medical aid to the victim who was later declared deceased at the scene. He is identified as 18-year-old Manuel Pineda.
Another person who was injured in the shooting was transported to a local hospital. His injuries were said to be non-life threatening.
Detectives from the Sheriff’s Office Homicide Unit responded along with the Crime Lab.
The investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Sheriff’s Office Investigation Division at (925) 313-2600 or through Sheriff’s Office dispatch at (925) 646-2441. For any tips, email: email@example.com or call (866) 846-3592 to leave an anonymous voice message.