Update-The woman who was fatally shot in her car in North Richmond on Sunday evening has been identified as 46-year-old Novato resident Maria Mikell Fisher, a Contra Costa County deputy coroner said today.
A woman was fatally shot in her car in North Richmond on Sunday evening, Contra Costa County Sheriff’s spokesman Jimmy Lee said today. The sheriff’s office received a call at about 6:30 p.m. reporting a fight at Third Street and Grove Avenue in unincorporated North Richmond,
Lee said. A short time later, the sheriff’s office received a second call reporting gunshots in the area. When they arrived, deputies found a woman in her car suffering from a gunshot wound, Lee said. She was taken to Doctors Medical Center in San Pablo, where she was later pronounced dead, Lee said. Investigators do not know if the woman was involved in the fight and, as of this morning, no suspects had been identified or arrested, Lee said.
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