An update from Concord PD on this morning’s incident on Willow Pass Road:
On Saturday, September 26, 2020, at 12:20 AM, CPD officers responded to a report of a stabbing on Willow Pass Rd. near Second St. Upon arrival, officers found the female victim deceased. According to witnesses, a verbal argument ensued between the victim and the suspect which turned physical. During the confrontation, the victim sustained multiple stab wounds and died at the scene as a result. The suspect fled the scene prior to police arrival.
An extensive search by CPD officers was conducted using a CPD K9 Unit, Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office Drone Unit, and a CHP Air Unit. During the investigation, officers were able to identify a potential suspect. Ultimately, CPD officers located the suspect not far from the original crime scene. There does not appear to be any outstanding suspects.