General Crime

* Clay Ward Shot and Killed at Broken Wheel Cocktail Lounge in Oakley

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A man killed in a shooting in Oakley early Sunday morning has been identified by police as 28-year-old Clay Ward, of Pittsburg. The shooting was reported at 1:40 a.m. at the Broken Wheel Cocktail Lounge at 5620 Main St. Responding officers found Ward, who had been shot in the head, police said.

He was taken to Sutter Delta Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead. Oakley police and Contra Costa County sheriff’s detectives are continuing to investigate the killing, and say it appears Ward was involved in an altercation before he was shot. There was a party being held at the Broken Wheel at the time of the shooting, police said. No arrests have been made in the case.

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