Oakland investigates suspicious death, possible homicide

July 17, 2011 12:06:26 PM PDT
Oakland police are investigating a suspicious death that appears to have been a homicide that took place in the city Saturday afternoon.

Police said that officers were dispatched to the 1000 block of 57th Street at about 4:30 p.m., where the victim of an unreported robbery appeared to have died from injuries suffered during the crime.

It was not immediately clear how the victim died, police said, but the death was being investigated as a possible homicide.

No suspects have been identified in the death, police said.