Homicide Investigation in the 9700 block of Edes Avenue

Date Posted: September 28th, 2020 @ 10:52 AM
Last Updated: September 28th, 2020 @ 11:25 AM
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On September 25th, 2020 at approximately 10:40 p.m., Oakland Police Officers responded to the 9700 block of Edes Avenue. on a report of a shooting. Upon arrival, they located a male adult Oakland resident suffering from gunshot wounds. The victim was pronounced deceased at 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.