OAKLAND, Calif. (KRON) — One person is dead after a shooting Friday afternoon in Oakland, the Oakland Police Department (OPD) confirmed to KRON4. The shooting happened around 2 p.m. on the 4400 block of International Boulevard where three people were shot.
The shooting involved a Brink’s truck, the company confirmed to KRON4 in an email. OPD confirmed a Brink’s employee was injured and is in stable condition at a nearby hospital.
Once OPD officers arrived at the scene, they found three individuals suffering from gunshot wounds. Oakland Fire Department and an ambulance crew responded to the scene and provided medical treatment.
However, one of those individuals was later pronounced dead at the scene. OPD said the two other individuals arrived at a nearby hospital separately.
One of those two individuals hospitalized is the aforementioned Brink’s employee. The other is an innocent bystander, according to police.
No suspect(s) have been identified by police, and no arrests have been made. Police are searching for a white vehicle that had multiple individuals in it.
OPD said the shooting appears to be the result of a robbery. The incident marks Oakland’s 92nd homicide of 2022.
International Boulevard is right off the CA-185 Highway. The location of the shooting is about a 20-minute walk from the Fruitvale BART station.
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Brink’s is a company that provides armored trucks that transports money and other valuable goods. The trucks are bullet-resistant and have armed guards.
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