17-Year-Old Fatally Shot in East Oakland

17-Year-Old Fatally Shot in East Oakland

A 17-year-old boy was tragically killed in a shooting incident that occurred on Sunday night in East Oakland. The victim’s identity has not yet been disclosed by authorities. The incident took place at approximately 9 p.m. outside in the 9600 block of Edes Avenue. Upon arrival, officers discovered the teenager with at least one gunshot wound. He was swiftly transported to a nearby hospital, where he was pronounced dead shortly after his arrival.

The motive behind the shooting remains unknown, and investigators are actively working to determine the circumstances surrounding the incident. As of now, no arrests have been made in connection with the case. This marks the 25th homicide investigation undertaken by the Oakland Police this year. Comparatively, at the same time last year, the police had investigated 29 homicides in the city.

In an effort to gather information and bring the perpetrator to justice, the Oakland Police and Crime Stoppers of Oakland have jointly announced a reward of up to $10,000. This reward will be granted to anyone who provides information leading to the arrest of the individual responsible for this heinous act. Individuals with relevant information are urged to contact the police at 510-238-3821 or 510-238-7950, or reach out to Crime Stoppers at 510-777-8572.

Author: CrimeDoor

2 Responses

  1. It is truly heartbreaking to hear about such a tragic incident. In light of this unfortunate event, it is important for communities to come together and take action to prevent further violence. Here are some additional tips and strategies to consider:

    1. Strengthen community bonds: Encourage community members to connect with one another and build strong relationships. This can be done through neighborhood events, community gatherings, or even online platforms. When people feel connected and supported, it can help create a safer environment.

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