Homicide Investigation in the 600 block of 23rd Street

Date Posted: March 8th, 2021 @ 3:51 PM
Last Updated: March 8th, 2021 @ 3:54 PM
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On February 25, 2021, at approximately 300 AM., Oakland Police Officers were flagged down in the 600 block of 23rd Street to investigate an unresponsive adult female on the sidewalk with head trauma. Oakland Fire Department and medical personnel arrived on scene and transported the victim to Highland Hospital.

On March 6, 2021, at approximately 5:29 PM, the victim succumbed to their injuries.

Oakland Police Homicide Investigators responded to take over the investigation into the circumstances surrounding the death. The victim’s identity is being withheld pending notification to the next of kin. Anyone with information can contact the Homicide Section at (510) 238-3821 or the TIP LINE at (510) 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.