OAKLAND — Authorities have launched the identification of a person who was shot and killed earlier this month by town’s waterfront.
Milton Sosa-Valencia, 33, was fatally shot at 5 a.m. Sept. 7 exterior of a parked stolen automobile on the 100 block of Embarcadero West, close to Jack London Sq., authorities stated. Police haven’t publicly recognized any suspects or introduced any arrests.
Sosa-Valencia was killed by no less than one shooter after he and a 27-year-old girl fell asleep contained in the stolen automobile, then awoke and realized the automobile battery was useless. The killer drove up and shot Sosa-Valencia whereas he was making an attempt to repair the automobile, authorities stated. The motive stays beneath investigation.
Simply 4 days after the murder, the Alameda County District Lawyer charged the 27-year-old girl with a misdemeanor depend of possessing a stolen Hyundai in Oakland, precisely one month earlier than the murder, courtroom data present. She has not been charged in reference to the stolen automobile discovered on the murder scene, and stays out of jail whereas the case is pending.
Police and Crime Stoppers of Oakland are providing as much as $10,000 in reward cash for info resulting in the arrest of the killer. Anybody with info might name police at 510-238-3821 or 510-238-7950 or Crime Stoppers at 510-777-8572.