Antioch Police Investigate Suspicious Death on Country Hills Drive

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By Yosi Yahoudai
Founder and Managing Partner

On May 15, 2024, at approximately 7:19 AM, Antioch police officers responded to the 2200 block of Country Hills Drive to assist Contra Costa Fire on a reported male down on the sidewalk possibly in need of medical attention.

According to the Antioch Police Department, they say no gunshots or stab wounds were located on the male, however, they did observe blunt force trauma. No other information was released on scene.

Police say when officers arrived, they located a deceased male. The cause of death is unknown and this is the third suspicious death on the year.

The Antioch Police Department’s Investigations Bureau, consisting of Crime Scene Investigators and detectives with the Violent Crimes Unit took over the investigation. The cause of death is pending an autopsy from the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Coroner’s Office. This is an active investigation, and no further information will be released.

FILE: 24-004178 INCIDENT: Suspicious Death DATE OF INCIDENT: May 15, 2024 TIME OF INCIDENT: 07:19 am LOCATION: 2200 Block of County Hills Drive VICTIM(S): Unknown Male SUSPECT: Unknown

The Antioch Police detectives are asking the public for assistance. If you happened to of driven through the area between last night and this morning and have dash camera video, please contact Detective John Cox.

Additional inquiries or information can be directed to Antioch Police Detective John Cox at (925)481-8147 or by emailing [email protected]. Anonymous tips or information about this – or any other incident – can be sent via text to 274637 (CRIMES) with the keyword ANTIOCH.

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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.