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OPD Focused Enforced Stop Leads to the Recovery of a Firearm

The Oakland Police Department (OPD) arrested an individual in connection to an armed robbery that occurred near 20th Street and Marin Way.

Recovered Firearm  with OPD Logo

For Immediate Release February 8, 2022
OPD NEWS:

OPD Focused Enforced Stop Leads to the Recovery of a Firearm



The Oakland Police Department (OPD) arrested an individual in connection to an armed robbery that occurred near 20th Street and Marin Way.

On February 4, 2022, just after 10:30 PM, in the 2000 block of 82nd Avenue, OPD Violence Suppression patrol officers recognized a vehicle matching the description of one used in a robbery on January 23, 2022.

Officers conducted a focused enforced stop, searched the vehicle, and recovered a privately made firearm (Ghost-gun). The individual was transported to Santa Rita Jail and is facing several firearm-related offenses.

This year OPD has recovered more than 150 firearms, a 70% increase over this time last year.

This investigation is ongoing anyone with information is asked to contact Oakland Police Departments Robbery Division investigators at (510) 238-3326.

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Posted: February 8th, 2022 3:25 PM

Last Updated: February 8th, 2022 4:04 PM

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