A man who was fatally shot in East Oakland early Saturday was identified by police today as 27-year-old Ian Smart, who lived near Coronado in Southern California. Oakland police said Smart was found with several gunshot wounds at about 1 a.m. Saturday in the 3100 block of Pleitner Avenue, which is located near School Street and only a few blocks from Interstate Highway 580. Smart was pronounced dead at the scene. Police have not released any information about suspects or a motive for the shooting as of this morning.
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