OAKLAND (CBS SF/BCN) — A 35-year-old man was shot and killed early Tuesday morning in Oakland, police said.
Officers were sent at 5:31 a.m. to the 1600 block of East 12th Street to investigate possible gunshots.READ MORE: Former California Senator Barbara Boxer Assaulted, Robbed In Oakland's Jack London District
Once there, officers located Oakland resident Lenardo Rainey Jr. suffering from apparent bullet wounds. Paramedics also responded but Rainey died at the scene.READ MORE: UPDATE: Firefighters Rescue Person Stranded On Ledge At Fort Funston In San Francisco
Anyone with information about the slaying can call the Police Department’s Homicide Section at (510) 238-3821 or a tip line at (510) 238-7950.MORE NEWS: San Francisco Bars To Require COVID Vaccine or Negative Test From Customers
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