Pregnant woman, 2 children stabbed in Antioch

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Three people were stabbed Saturday afternoon on the 100 block of Wilbur Avenue. According to the Antioch Police Department, the stabbing happened around 4 p.m. 

APD said the victims were a pregnant woman, 35, and two children, 11 and 14. They were taken to the hospital and two of the three victims are in critical condition. 

Police did not specify which of the victims are in critical condition. 

After the stabbing, a pursuit occurred as the police saw a vehicle drive away at a high speed. The driver is a suspect in the incident. 

The car chase continued to Cordelia in Sola County where the driver was taken into custody after crashing his vehicle. 

The 37-year-old suspect was not identified by name. 


Charlene is a Bay Area journalist who hails from the small community of Fresno. Drawing from her experience writing for her college paper, Charlene continues to advocate for free press and local journalism. She also volunteers in all the beach cleanups she can because she loves the water.