Homicide Investigation in the area of 2000 96th Avenue

Date Posted: September 15th, 2020 @ 8:38 AM
Last Updated: September 15th, 2020 @ 8:42 AM
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On September 14th, 2020, at approx. 09:52 PM, Oakland Police Officers responded to a report of a shooting in the area of 2000 96th Ave. Officers arrived on the scene and located one male adult (Oakland resident) suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The victim was transported to an area hospital where he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased.

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.