Woman found unconscious near Lake Merritt

July 31, 2012 10:53:58 AM PDT
A woman was found alive after a possible attempted murder early Tuesday morning near Lake Merritt in Oakland, police said.

The victim was found unconscious and not breathing in the 1500 block of Lakeside Drive after police received a call at approximately 6:10 a.m., Officer J. Moore said. The woman had suffered major head trauma.

Police said they have detained one suspect Tuesday morning.

An update on the woman's condition was not immediately available.