General Crime

* Javier Campos shot and killed during a family dispute at the Taco Bell parking lot at 23rd Street and Barrett Av in Richmond

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A man who was was shot and killed during a family dispute in the parking lot of a fast-food restaurant in Richmond on Saturday night has been identified by the Contra Costa County coroner’s office as 38-year-old Javier Campos. Campos, a Richmond resident, died after being shot once in the abdomen during an argument with a family member at the Taco Bell parking lot at 23rd Street and Barrett Avenue around 8:30 p.m., Richmond police Detective Nicole Abetkov said.

The suspected shooter was tracked down a few hours later and taken into custody without incident, Abetkov said. Police are not yet releasing the suspect’s name. The case will be turned over to the Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office sometime today, the detective said. Campos’ death marks the 14th homicide in Richmond this year.

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