A North Richmond resident was carjacked by two armed men in the driveway of his home Tuesday morning, a Contra Costa County sheriff’s spokesman said.
One person was killed and another victim was taken by helicopter to a hospital after a drive-by shooting in North Richmond Monday night, a Contra Costa County sheriff’s lieutenant said.
Three shootings in Richmond and North Richmond on Monday night left four people wounded, one critically, authorities said Tuesday.
Investigators believe that four shootings in Richmond and unincorporated North Richmond on Sunday that killed three men and wounded three others could be connected, Richmond police Lt. Bisa French said Tuesday.
A long-simmering feud between two local gangs appeared to be heating up, prompting police to double up on staffing to make certain it doesn’t boil over during the weekend.
A 21-year-old man was shot and killed in North Richmond on Tuesday night, a Contra Costa County sheriff’s spokesman said.
A call is going out for more safety and protection for AC Transit bus drivers and passengers in North Richmond.