Homicide Investigation in the 4100 block of Santa Rita Street

Date Posted: January 1st, 2021 @ 10:42 AM
Last Updated: January 1st, 2021 @ 10:45 AM
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On January 1, 2021, at about 12:59 AM, the Oakland Police Department responded to the 4100 block of Santa Rita Street for a shooting that had just occurred. Upon arrival, officers located a male adult Oakland resident suffering from gunshot wound(s). The victim was treated by medical personnel and 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 can contact the Homicide Section at (510) 238-3821 or the TIP LINE at 238-7950.