Oscar Laredo Arellano Death – The Pleasant Hill Police Department is now conducting an investigation into a homicide that occurred in the parking lot of a strip mall. According to the crime statistics for Pleasant Hill, this is the city’s first homicide since the year 2021. On Monday, April 3, 2023, at around 1:15 a.m., police reacted to reports of a gunshot that had taken place in the parking lot of Farrington’s Pub, which is located just one block from City Hall.
What happened to Oscar Laredo Arellano?
The man, who was 37 years old and from Concord, was pronounced dead at the scene by the police. The incident’s root cause has not been established, but the Pleasant Hill police requested assistance from their counterparts in Concord in order to maintain crowd control. Oscar Laredo Arellano, 37, a resident of Concord, has been identified as the victim in the homicide investigation.
A tumultuous incident can be seen unfolding in the footage near the Pleasant Hill Plaza. It is located just west of Interstate 680, near the intersection of Contra Costa Boulevard and Gregort Lane. The video depicts a number of people in dangerous situations.
Suspect at large
A significant portion of the strip mall has also been cordoned off by the police, and evidence markers have been placed next to a sedan and the deceased person who was found nearby. Both the fire department and emergency medical services were dispatched to the location. There are more than a dozen companies in the plaza, including a Starbucks, Safeway, and Farrington’s Tavern, which are located close to the location where the body was discovered. However, the police have not determined where the incident came from.
According to the police, it is thought that the suspect fled the site in a car before the police could arrive, and they are still searching for them. The investigation is still going on at this time. If you have any information, you are asked to phone the number 925-288-4600.
Oscar Laredo Arellano’s obituary and funeral arrangements will be released by the family at a later date.
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