Homicide Investigation in the 200 block of Broadway

Date Posted: September 11th, 2020 @ 4:10 PM
Last Updated: September 11th, 2020 @ 4:12 PM
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On September 6, 2020, at approximately 0348 hours, Oakland Police Patrol Officers were dispatched to the 200 block of Broadway to investigate the report of a male on the ground bleeding. Upon their arrival, officers located an unresponsive male adult (Oakland resident) suffering from an apparent stab wound.

Officers arrived on the scene and attempted life-saving measures, but the individual was pronounced deceased on the scene.

Oakland Police Homicide Investigators responded to the scene and began the follow-up investigation into the circumstances surrounding the apparent shooting. The victim’s identity is being withheld pending notification to next of kin.

#OPDCARES initiative is about working together as a community to help stop the tragic loss of life and reduce the level of violence in our city. Collectively, we want to ensure Oaklanders and our visitors are safe in our community. When there is a loss of life in Oakland, it impacts us all. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Homicide Section at (510) 238-3821 or the TIP LINE at 238-7950.