Man Fatally Shot in Tara Hills Home Identified as Pinole Resident
Nicholas Callen, 24, was found shot in the 2600 block of Cornelius Drive
A man who was shot dead in the unincorporated community of Tara Hills on Monday has been identified as 24-year-old Nicholas Callen of Pinole, a sheriff's spokesman said today.
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The shooting happened around 2:50 p.m. Monday at a home in the 2600 block of Cornelius Drive, according to Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office spokesman Jimmy Lee.
Deputies arrived to find Callen suffering from a gunshot wound. Lee said deputies performed CPR on him but he succumbed to his injuries at the scene. Detectives today continue to follow leads to identify a suspect and establish a motive for the killing, the spokesman said.
No arrests have been made in connection with the homicide.
Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the sheriff's office at (925) 313-2600. Those who wish to remain anonymous may call (866) 846-3592 or email a tip to firstname.lastname@example.org.