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Dozens Of Children Sickened By Chlorine At Water Park

About 40 children became ill while swimming at a city-run water park in Antioch after excessive chlorine apparently leaked into the water.

06/19/2015

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Hostages Released After Tense Standoff At Antioch Gas Station

Authorities say the incident began around midday Wednesday with a report of a carjacking. After a brief police pursuit, the man crashed the stolen car and went into a nearby Arco gas station and convenience store.

05/27/2015

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Motorcyclist’s Body Found Six Days After He Fell Off Antioch Bridge

Contra Costa Sheriff’s spokesman Jimmy Lee said the body of 26-year-old Dylan Rath was found Saturday about a half-mile southeast of the bridge.

04/18/2015

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Search On For Motorcyclist Who Flew Over Antioch Bridge

The California Highway Patrol the motorcyclist may have been speeding when he or she collided with a car on the bridge Sunday afternoon. When officers arrived, they found the motorcycle at the high point of the bridge, but not its driver.

04/13/2015

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Man Drowns While Fishing In Antioch Marina

Police said a 52-year-old man who was fishing with friends for Father’s Day has drowned after slipping on a rock near the Antioch Marina.

06/16/2014

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Man Arrested For Allegedly Prostituting Teens After One Calls 911

A 911 call from a teen who says she was kidnapped and forced to prostitute herself lands a man behind bars.

05/26/2014

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Antioch Baby Allegedly Abducted By Father Found Safe; Amber Alert Canceled

Justice Alasheia Benton, an 11-month-old girl who was allegedly kidnapped by her father in Antioch, has been found safe, the CHP reports. But the girl’s father is still at large.

06/24/2013

An Antioch family of an 8-year-old boy has filed a claim accusing his third grade teacher Michelle Mankewich  of duct-taping his mouth shut a separate teacher of placing a chair over him and sitting on it. (File photo: Duct tape)

Lawsuit Alleges Teachers Duct-Taped 8-Year-Old Student’s Mouth, Held Him Down With Chair

The parents of an 8-year-old boy have filed a claim accusing his third grade teacher Michelle Mankewich of duct-taping his mouth shut a separate teacher of placing a chair over him and sitting on it around the same time.

02/20/2013

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Antioch Police Shoot And Kill Armed Suspect On Roof Of Home

Antioch police say an armed suspect was shot and killed while he was on top of the roof of a house and pointing a gun at officers.

08/28/2012

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Mid-Air Crash Could Have Been Deadly

The owner of a helicopter flight school whose student was involved in a mid-air collision said Monday the pilot narrowly escaped what could have been a deadly crash after the chopper was hit from behind by a small plane.

02/20/2012

A helicopter sits in a field after coming to a crash landing in south Sacramento County off Highway 160. (credit: CBS13)

Falling Helicopter Narrowly Misses Family In Antioch

The first person on the scene of a mid-air collision between a helicopter and airplane says the falling helicopter narrowly missed his car carrying his family.

02/20/2012

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Man At Home With Son Shoots, Kills Robbery Suspect

Antioch police say a man at home with his young son disarmed a would-be robber and shot the suspect to death with the suspect’s own gun.

02/14/2012

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