OAKLAND (CBS SF) — A person has been arrested in connection with an Oakland assault described as a homicide that happened late Friday, police said Saturday morning.

Officers responded to a call about an assault in the 6000 block of Margarita Avenue at 11:38 p.m., police said. The officers found a 78-year-old Oakland resident with major head trauma.

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The man received medical attention but succumbed to his injuries, police said.

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An arrest has been made, according to police. No further information was available.

An investigation is underway, and anyone with information is asked to contact investigators at (510) 238-3821 or the tip line at (510) 238-7950.

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