General Crime

* Oakland Police Investigating Two Robberies on Jean Street and on Grand Avenue

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Oakland police are investigating two armed robberies reported Friday in the city. In the first, the victim was walking her dog at about 3:50 p.m. in the 400 block of Jean Street when a suspect with a handgun approached her and robbed her of her cellphone, police said. The suspect was described as a black man in his 20s, 5 feet 9 inches tall, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and carrying a gray semi-automatic handgun. Then at 8:55 p.m., a victim sitting on a bench in the 100 block of Grand Avenue was robbed by two suspects, one of whom had a gun, police said. The first suspect was described as a black man in his mid 20s, 5  feet 7 inches tall and 140 pounds, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and carrying a black semi-automatic handgun.The second suspect was reportedly a black man in his 20s, 6 feet tall and 180 pounds, wearing a black T-shirt and blue jeans.

Please call the Fugitive Watch hot line at 1-800-9-CAUGHT (1-800-922-8448) or text us at 408-355-0999 or CLICK HERE to send a confidential email tip, if you know the names of these men or have any information that can help solve this crime.

Por favor llame la línea de Los Fugitivos en 1-800-9-CAUGHT (1-800-922-8448) o texto en 408-355-0999 o haga clic aquí para enviar un email a [email protected], si usted tiene alguna información que pueda ayudar a resolver este crimen.

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