Authorities are investigating a shooting in El Sobrante Monday night that injured a 27-year-old Richmond man.
Contra Costa County sheriff’s deputies responded at 10:06 p.m. to a report of a shooting in the 4200 block of Valley View Road. At the scene, deputies found evidence of a shooting, evidence that someone had been injured and learned that a vehicle had fled the scene.
Soon after, deputies were notified about a shooting victim on westbound Interstate 80 at San Pablo Avenue, where the California Highway Patrol had responded to a solo vehicle collision. The occupant in the car was suffering from gunshot wounds, CHP said.
The victim was taken to a local hospital in critical condition, the sheriff’s office said.
Anyone with any information on this incident is asked to contact the Office of the Sheriff Investigation Division at (925) 313-2600. For any tips, email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 866-846-3592 to leave an anonymous voice message.