Posted by on February 8, 2017
Categories: Bay Area

(BANT) – A man was fatally shot in East Oakland early this morning, police said.

Officers who responded to reports of gunshots in the 3100 block of Chapman Street at about 2:15 a.m. found the man, an Oakland resident, suffering from gunshot wounds, according to police.

Paramedics responded but the man was pronounced dead at the scene, police said. The victim’s name is being withheld pending notification of his next of kin.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call the Oakland Police Department’s homicide unit at (510) 238-3821 or its tip line at 510-238-7950.