BRENTWOOD (CBS SF) — A 20-year-old Brentwood man was arrested early Sunday morning for allegedly brandishing and firing a shotgun during a dispute with his girlfriend and a neighbor who came to her assistance Saturday night, Brentwood police said.
A preliminary investigation by officers answering a shooting report in the 700 block of Anderson Avenue determined that the man had been
in an argument with his girlfriend, also a 20-year-old Brentwood resident, and brandished a shotgun when a neighbor attempted to intervene.
Police say the suspect “fired into the ground near the victims feet and fortunately no one was injured.”READ MORE: Hollywood Movie, TV Workers Reach Deal With Producers to Avert Strike
The suspect was taken into custody about 2 a.m. Sunday and booked into the county jail in Martinez for assault with a deadly weapon, exhibiting a deadly weapon, and domestic violence.MORE NEWS: COVID Vaccination Count in San Mateo County Revised Down Due to Data Error
As the investigation continues, police ask anyone with additional information to contract Officer Allyssa Sheffield at (925) 809-7740. Callers can remain anonymous.