Police investigate after boy fatally shot near Oakand zoo

Oakland police are seen investigating a shooting on MacArthur Boulevard in East Oakland, Calif. on Wednesday, March 29, 2017. (KGO-TV)

Oakland police said a boy was killed in a shooting late Wednesday night in East Oakland near the Oakland Zoo.

The shooting was reported at 10:12 p.m. in the 9500 block of MacArthur Boulevard.

The boy died before he could be taken to a hospital, according to police. His name has not been released.

As of Thursday morning, officers did not release any suspect information in the shooting.

No other information about the case was immediately available.
Related Topics:
shootingviolencecrimeOPDoakland zoopoliceinvestigationEast Oakland
(Copyright 2018 by Bay City News, Inc. Republication, re-transmission or reuse without the express written consent of Bay City News, Inc. Is prohibited.)