A woman shot and killed in East Oakland this afternoon has been identified as 30-year-old Perla Avina, police said. Officers responded to reports of a shooting in the 400 to 600 blocks of 98th Avenue just after 12:30 p.m. Avina was a passenger in a black 1998 Toyota Camry traveling south on 98th Avenue where she was shot at least once, according to police.
She was pronounced dead at the scene. Investigators believe the shooting may be linked to a road rage incident, police said. No suspects have been arrested in connection with the killing. Oakland police and Crime Stoppers of Oakland are offering a reward of up to $20,000 for information leading to an arrest.
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