Antioch man’s death being investigated as a homicide

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By Yosi Yahoudai
Founder and Managing Partner

ANTIOCH — A man’s death earlier this week in Antioch is being investigated as a homicide, according to authorities.

Officers were initially called to the 2200 block of Country Hills Drive around 7:20 a.m. Wednesday for a report of a man down on the sidewalk possibly in need of medical attention.

The man was dead when officers arrived. Police identified him as 48-year-old Antioch resident Raheem Coe.

“After an autopsy and further investigation, the death has been determined to be a homicide,” Antioch police Lt. Desmond Bittner said in a news release Friday night.

Coe frequented the area where he was discovered, according to Bittner.

Additional details about the case, including how Coe died, were not immediately available.

Anyone with information related to the case can contact Detective John Cox at 925-481-8147 or jcox@antiochca.gov.

Check back for updates.

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About the Author
Yosi Yahoudai is a founder and the managing partner of J&Y. His practice is comprised primarily of cases involving automobile and motorcycle accidents, but he also represents people in premises liability lawsuits, including suits alleging dangerous conditions of public property, third-party criminal conduct, and intentional torts. He also has expertise in cases involving product defects, dog bites, elder abuse, and sexual assault. He earned his Bachelor of Arts from the University of California and is admitted to practice in all California State Courts, and the United States District Court for the Southern District of California. If you have any questions about this article, you can contact Yosi by clicking here.