FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE—November 22, 2019
Contact: Scott Alonso, 925-957-8638 office; 925-536-8110 cell
Case Update: DA’s Office Files Charges Against Martinez Man for Possession of Firearm & Ammunition
Martinez, Calif. – Today, the Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office filed two felonies against Domico Michael Dones of Martinez for felon in possession of a firearm and felon in possession of ammunition. Dones has a prior felony conviction for second degree robbery in Santa Clara County. Dones will be arraigned on Monday, November 25, in Martinez.
On November 21 Dones was arrested by the Sheriff’s Office for being in possession of a Glock 22. 40 caliber handgun with a laser scope and ammunition in his possession. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) San Francisco Field Division also assisted in the arrest of Dones.
Dones was not one of the five suspects arrested in connection with the Orinda Halloween shooting last week by the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office. Due to the sensitive nature of the Orinda investigation, no further details will be released regarding Dones in connection with the incident.
The investigation into the incident is ongoing. Anyone with information about the case should call the Sheriff’s Homicide Unit at 925-313-2600.