Nikai David Death – Cause Of Death: 33-year-old transgender woman Nikai David who was a model and an aspiring social media influencer was shot to death in West Oakland on Saturday 4th December 2021. She was a resident in Hayward. West Oakland is a neighborhood situated in the northwestern corner of Oakland, California, United States, situated west of Downtown Oakland, south of Emeryville, and north of Alameda.
According to multiple sources, police responded to a report of gunshots fired along West Oakland’s Castro Street, on their arrival they located Nikai David with gunshot wounds to her body, she was declared dead at the scene. Ashlee Banks who works in Oakland LGBTQ Community Center told officials that David was an aspiring social media influencer who had the interest of opening her own clothing line.
Police are yet to make any arrest as the case is still under investigation, David’s death marks the 159th homicide in the year 2021 in Oakland, which in September surpassed 2020’s total of 102 homicides after the Human Rights Campaign disclosed that additionally trans and gender-nonconforming people were declared killed in 2021 in the United States than any other year on record. David’s death is at least the 50th.
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