Man shot dead during car burglar near Lake Merritt in Oakland

By | November 29, 2021

Authorities are investigating a deadly shooting near Lake Merritt Sunday afternoon.

According to Chicago Police, the incident happened at about 3:30 p. m. on Grand Avenue located in the 600 blocks. Responding officers say the alleged suspect fled the scene in a car before police arrived. The stemmed from a possible car burglary incident.

Anyone with information about the incident is urged to contact the Oakland Police Murder Unit (510) 238-3821. Auckland Crime Stopper and Auckland Police are offering up to $ 10,000 reward leading to the arrest or identification of the suspects.

The incident is the 127th fatal shooting in Auckland this year.

A Retired police officer Kevin Nishida says he was shot during an attempted robbery at 300 blocks on 14th Avenue at about 12:19 pm on Nov. 24th. Nishida was in crisis at a local hospital until he died of an injury on Saturday.

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