On December 3, 2020, around 10:00 PM, in the 3400 block of 82nd Avenue, an armed male approached two people sitting inside a vehicle. Fearing for their lives, they sped off in the vehicle. The subject fired at the vehicle striking one individual inside.
At approximately 10:17 PM, Oakland Police Officers responded to a local hospital to investigate a report of an adult female Oakland resident suffering from a gunshot wound.
OPD Homicide Investigators are investigating the circumstances surrounding the apparent shooting.
On December 4, 2020, at approximately 8:12 AM, the victim succumbed to her injuries. 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.