OAKLAND (CBS SF) — Four suspects have been arrested for a strong-armed robbery in East Oakland last week, police said Wednesday.
The victim of the robbery in the 6000 block of Majestic Avenue, near Mills College, at about 9 a.m. last Thursday told police that she was approached by two suspects who demanded her purse and then escaped in a waiting vehicle.READ MORE: 2 Charged In Hate Crime Spree Targeting Asian Women Across Bay Area
Police said officers were then able to locate the suspects’ vehicle in the 9000 block of Coral Road in another part of East Oakland and arrest a total of four suspects.READ MORE: Formerly Incarcerated Chefs Launch 'Soul on a Roll' Food Truck in West Oakland
Police said the victim’s loss was recovered but didn’t say what had been taken.
They said a preliminary investigation revealed that the suspects may be connected to other robberies.MORE NEWS: Sutter Medical Antioch, John Muir Concord Workers To Strike Over Understaffing, Poor Working Conditions
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