General Crime

* Two people were killed in a shooting outside Pittsburg on Buchanan Road and Ventura Drive

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Two people were killed in a shooting outside Pittsburg this evening, according to the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office. The shooting was reported at 5:25 p.m. on Buchanan Road and Ventura Drive, in an unincorporated area between Pittsburg and Antioch, Sheriff’s Office spokesman Jimmy Lee said.

Responding officers found two shooting victims at the scene. One victim, a male, was declared dead at the scene around 20 minutes later, Lee said. A second victim, a female, was taken to Sutter Delta Medical Center in Antioch, where she was declared dead. Police do not have any suspect information or descriptions, and no arrests have been made. A homicide investigation is underway.

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