General Crime

* Oakland Police Release Suspect Descriptions in Frank Ogawa Plaza Shooting

Fugitive Watch Logo 77x77px



Oakland police have released suspect descriptions for two men connected with Thursday night’s fatal shooting at Frank Ogawa Plaza and authorities are offering a reward for information. Officers responded to 14th Street and Broadway, where the “Occupy Oakland” encampment is located, at 4:57 p.m. and found a man in his 20s suffering from gunshot wounds, police said. The victim was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead. The man’s name is being withheld pending the notification of next of kin.

The first suspect was described as a black man, with short hair, between 20 and 25 years old, about 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighing 150 pounds. He was wearing a white T-shirt.

The second suspect was described as a black man, in his 20s or 30s, between 5 feet 9 inches and 5 feet 11 inches tall, and weighing about 250 pounds. He has long dreadlocks with red tips and possibly a tattoo on the back of his neck. He was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, police said.

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 suspects 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.

Copyright © 2011 by Bay City News, Inc. — Republication, Rebroadcast or any other Reuse without the express written consent of Bay City News, Inc. is prohibited.

Comment Advisement We welcome your thoughts, but for the sake of all readers, please refrain from the use of obscenities, personal attacks or racial slurs. All comments are subject to our terms of service and may be removed. Repeat offenders may lose commenting privileges.

Leave a Comment

Show Buttons
Hide Buttons