Important:

Red Flag Warning for parts of the East Bay starting 11PM Tuesday 8/17 night and lasting until Wednesday 8/18 at 3PM.

Homicide Investigation in the the 1000 block of 69th Avenue.

Date Posted: August 24th, 2020 @ 12:35 PM
Last Updated: August 24th, 2020 @ 1:02 PM
Oakland Police Press Release

On August 22, 2020, at approximately 2:57 am, the Oakland Police Department responded to the 1000 block of 69th Avenue on reports of a stabbing. Officers arrived on the scene and located one male Oakland resident suffering from wound(s) caused by a sharp object. The victim was transported to an area hospital where he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased.

One male Oakland resident was arrested in connection to the homicide.

Oakland Police Homicide Investigators responded to the scene and began the follow-up investigation into the circumstances surrounding the shooting. The victim’s identity is being withheld pending notification to next of kin. This is an ongoing investigation and anyone with information is asked to contact the Homicide Section at (510) 238-3821 or the TIP LINE at 238-7950.