OPD release name of shooting victim
on September 22, 2011
The 31-year-old Oakland resident who died in Wednesday’s shooting on 52nd Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Way was identified as Remilio Myers, Oakland police said Thursday.
Myers was one of three adult males wounded in the shooting near Children’s Hospital at 11:30 am yesterday, said Oakland Police Sergeant Holly Joshi. One of the victims is in critical condition, Joshi said, and the other suffered non life-threatening injuries.
This is an ongoing investigation, and Oakland police are encouraging anyone with information about the shooting to contact the department’s Major Crimes Section: (510) 238-3326.
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