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2 women shot, one fatally, in Antioch homicide

ANTIOCH (KRON) - One woman is dead and another is in the hospital after a shooting Thursday morning in Antioch, according to Antioch Police Department.

Around 4:28 a.m. officers responded to the 4400 block of Delta Fair Blvd. where they found the two women suffering from gunshot wounds.

Police immediately provided first aid as they called for paramedics.

One victim was rushed to hospital. The other died of her injuries at the scene.

Both victims are African American women. One is 55-year-old. The other is 28-years-old. Police did not say which one survived.

The area is blocked off from the public as investigators examine the scene.

KRON4's Sara Stinson is there. She says Child Protective Services arrived on scene at 9:00 a.m. 

No information about a possible suspect(s) was released.

Further details are not available at this time.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Antioch Police Department at (925)778-2441. You may also text-a-tip to 274637 (CRIMES) using the key word ANTIOCH.

Stay with KRON4 for updates.

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