Man dies at hospital after shooting in East Oakland

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By Yosi Yahoudai
Founder and Managing Partner

OAKLAND — A 35-year-old man was fatally shot Tuesday morning in the Eastlake district, authorities said.

His name was not immediately released pending notification of his family.

The shooting happened about 1:30 a.m. Tuesday in the 1400 block of 13th Avenue.

Before police got to the scene, the man had been driven by another person to a hospital, where he later died.

Several shell casings were found in the area of the shooting.

Police have not released a motive for the killing. No arrests were announced.

The killing is the 45th homicide investigated by Oakland police this year and the third since Sunday evening. Last year at this time police had investigated 52 homicides in the city.

Police and Crime Stoppers of Oakland are offering up to $10,000 in reward money for information leading to the arrest of the killer. Anyone with information may call police at 510-238-3821 or 510-238-7950 or Crime Stoppers at 510-777-8572.

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Yosi Yahoudai is a founder and the managing partner of J&Y. His practice is comprised primarily of cases involving automobile and motorcycle accidents, but he also represents people in premises liability lawsuits, including suits alleging dangerous conditions of public property, third-party criminal conduct, and intentional torts. He also has expertise in cases involving product defects, dog bites, elder abuse, and sexual assault. He earned his Bachelor of Arts from the University of California and is admitted to practice in all California State Courts, and the United States District Court for the Southern District of California. If you have any questions about this article, you can contact Yosi by clicking here.