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Kevin Rivera arrested after Eric Contreras killed, pregnant girlfriend Alena Dean injured in Antioch shooting

Rivera is charged with criminal homicide and attempted criminal homicide.

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A deadly shooting that occurred on McBride Road in Antioch late on Friday night has led to the arrest of a man, according to Metro police.

The shooting resulted in the death of 19-year-old Eric Contreras, while his 18-year-old pregnant girlfriend was injured.

On Saturday, the police announced that Kevin Rivera, 19, was arrested for murdering Contreras and injuring the pregnant woman.

According to Detective Chris Cote, who is leading the investigation, it has been revealed that the three individuals were familiar with each other.

Eric Contreras and another person named Dean were seated in a vehicle on McBride Road when Kevin Rivera arrived. Shortly after a brief conversation between Contreras and Rivera, shots were fired, which seem to be related to an ongoing disagreement.

Rivera is charged with criminal homicide and attempted criminal homicide.

No further details have been released.


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