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Update: Stockton Police Confirm Homicide Suspect Arrest in Antioch

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Stockton Police

The Stockton Police Department confirmed the arrest of Carlos Palacios was arrested in connection with homicide in the City of Stockton.

According to Stockton Police, on March 18, 2024, at approximately 8:40 p.m., Officers responded to the area of E Market St/ S E St on a report of a person shot. Officers arrived on scene and located a 40-year-old male victim suffering from a gunshot wound. Officers attempted life-saving measures until AMR transported him to an area hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. Homicide Detectives were called out to assume the investigation.

On May 6, in the City of Antioch, An arrest warrant was issued for 28-year-old Carlos Palacios in connection to this homicide. On May 6, 2024, with the assistance of our US Marshal Task Force partners, Palacios was taken into custody in Antioch, CA. He was booked into the San Joaquin County Jail for homicide charges.

This remains an ongoing investigation.

Original Story:

A man wanted in connection with a homicide in the City of Stockton has been arrested in the City of Antioch on Monday.

At just before 12:00 pm Monday, a manhunt was underway in the City of Antioch where law enforcement attempted to track down a man wanted for murder in the City of Stockton.

By 5:00 pm, Carlos Palacios, 28, was in custody after yard-to-yard searching had been occurring since approximately 2:00 pm. No details on the case or homicide he was wanted in was provided at the scene.

The US Marshals, Stockton Police Department, San Joaquin County Sheriff, Contra Costa County Sheriff and Antioch Police Department all were on scene.

5:05 PM All-Clear in ANTIOCH at Gentrytown Dr. and Putnam St. Info at CWSAlerts.com

This is a message from ANTIOCH POLICE DEPARTMENT. An `All Clear` has been issued for the LOCKDOWN FOR LAW ENFORCEMENT ACTIVITY at Gentrytown Dr. and Putnam St. in Antioch. Please feel free to resume normal activities and thank you.

Original Alert:

LOCKDOWN for Law Enforcement Activity at Gentrytown Dr. & Putnam St. Info at CWSAlerts.com.

This is a message from the ANTIOCH POLICE DEPARTMENT. There is currently law enforcement activity near Gentrytown Drive & Putnam Street in Antioch. People in the are advised to LOCKDOWN IN THE NEAREST PLACE OF SAFETY. Go inside, close and lock all windows and doors. Stay off the phone and do not call 911 unless you need to report a life-threatening emergency. Law Enforcement is searching for a suspect who fled the area.  Carlos Palacios is a 28-year-old Hispanic male.  He is 5 feet 7 inches, 150 pounds, with brown hair, brown eyes and goatee facial hair. If you see him or need to report suspicious activity, contact the ANTIOCH POLICE DEPARTMENT at 925-778-2441. Please stay indoors until you receive further official instructions.

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