Manhunt For Suspect In Murder Of Oakland Boy

OAKLAND (CBS/BCN) — Officers are looking for a man suspected of shooting and killing a boy near a church in Oakland late Sunday night, an Oakland police officer said.

At approximately 10:10 p.m., police were dispatched to the 1600 block of East 15th Street, near Saint Anthony’s Church, on the report of a shooting.

Officers arrived on the scene and found a boy in the street, suffering from a gunshot wound, Oakland police Officer J. Moore said.

Moore said that the victim was pronounced dead on the scene.

Police had made no arrests as of 4:15 a.m. on Monday, but Moore said an investigation is under way.

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