FBI seeking help identifying suspect's van in Oakland Federal Building shooting

ByAlix Martichoux KGO logo
Friday, June 5, 2020
Investigators search for vehicle in killing of federal officer in Oakland
Investigators are looking for a vehicle captured on surveillance camera as the occupants opened fire Friday night at the Federal Building in Oakland, killing federal officer Patrick Underwood.

OAKLAND, Calif. (KGO) -- The FBI is asking for the public's help identifying the white van driven by the suspect or suspects who opened fired on the Federal Building in downtown Oakland Friday night.

The shooter or shooters hit and killed a security officer, Pat Underwood. Another officer was also injured.

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The FBI is looking for a white van that's either a 1997-2002 Ford E-250 or E-350. They say the van didn't appear to have license plates attached at the time of the shooting.

FBI is asking for the public
FBI is asking for the public's assistance in identifying a vehicle related to the May 29, 2020 shooting at the Ronald V. Dellums Federal Building in Oakland, California.

The agency is asking business owners and residents in the downtown area to check surveillance footage from the night of Friday, May 29 between 7 p.m. and 11 p.m. for any sign of the van. The area they're interested is between Grand Avenue and 7th Street to the north and south, and Market and Webster streets to the west and east.

They are also asking anyone who may have information on the firearms used in the attack to come forward.

Anyone with information is asked to contact 415-553-7400.