World

Man fatally shot in East Oakland


OAKLAND — A man was fatally shot Wednesday morning in East Oakland, authorities said.

The name of the man, believed to be in his 20s, was not immediately released.

The shooting, which prompted a gunshot-detection alert, happened about 6:29 a.m. Wednesday outside in the 1900 block of 90th Avenue, police said.

Responding officers found shell casings and a blood trail but did not locate the person who had been shot, authorities said.

But the victim had gotten his own transportation to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead soon after arrival, authorities said.

A motive for the shooting is under investigation. No arrests were announced.

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Back to top button