Man shot to death in fast-food parking lot


OAKLAND — A man was shot to death Tuesday morning in the parking lot of an East Oakland fast-food restaurant, authorities said.

The man’s name was not immediately released pending confirmation of his identity and notification of his next of kin.

The shooting happened about 11:30 a.m. Tuesday in a parking lot in the 6900 block of Bancroft Ave. at Church Street. Police responding to a report of a shooting found a man suffering from at least one gunshot.

Rescuers rendered emergency aid but he died at the scene.

A potential suspect was seen driving away in an unspecificed vehicle. Investigators were still working to determine a possible motive.

The killling is the 113th homicide investigated by Oakland police this year.

Police and Crime Stoppers of Oakland are offering up to $10,000 in reward money for information leading to the arrest of the shooter. Anyone with information may call police at 510-238-3426 or Crime Stoppers at 510-777-8572.

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