Oakland Police Report BART PD Officer Involved Shooting At 7th St And Chester
The Oakland Police Department (OPD) is assisting the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) Police Department with a criminal investigation, in connection with a BART PD officer involved shooting.
On January 3, 2018, at approximately 4:41 p.m., BART PD requested assistance from the Oakland Police Department regarding a BART PD officer involved shooting in the area of 7th Street and Chester Street.
Upon arrival, Oakland Police officers learned that an on-duty BART PD officer, dressed in full police uniform, discharged their service firearm and two adult males were transported to a local hospital for medical attention.
The Oakland Police Department can confirm that one of the individuals who was in critical condition has been pronounced deceased.
A firearm was recovered from the scene.
The Oakland Police Department is assisting BART PD with the criminal investigation.
The Alameda County District Attorney’s Office has been notified of this incident.
7th Street-Mandela to Henry Street
And associated side connecting streets.