Homicide Investigation in the 2300 block of Market Street

Date Posted: January 12th, 2021 @ 9:14 AM
Last Updated: January 12th, 2021 @ 9:28 AM
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On January 11, 2021, at approximately 2:56 PM, Oakland Police Officers were dispatched to the 2300 block of Market Street to investigate the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers were advised of an unresponsive male adult (Oakland resident) suffering from an apparent gunshot wound(s). The victim was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

Oakland Police Homicide Investigators responded to the scene and began the follow-up investigation into the circumstances surrounding the homicide. The victim’s identity is being withheld pending notification to next of kin. This is an ongoing investigation, anyone with information can contact the Homicide Section at (510) 238-3821 or the TIP LINE at 238-7950.

#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.