Homicide Investigation in the 900 block of 69th Street

Date Posted: February 22nd, 2021 @ 3:26 PM
Last Updated: February 22nd, 2021 @ 4:08 PM
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On February 21, 2021, at about 9:25 AM, Oakland Police Patrol Officers responded to the 900 block of 69th Avenue for a report of a fight and a stabbing. Upon arrival, officers located a male victim (Oakland resident) with multiple stab wounds. Officers on scene attempted life-saving measures until medical personnel arrived. Oakland Fire Department personnel and Falck ambulance crew transported the victim to a local hospital. Unfortunately, the victim succumbed to his injuries.

Oakland Police Homicide Investigators responded to the scene and began the follow-up investigation into the circumstances surrounding the apparent homicide. 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 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.