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Sat Nov 27, 2021, 02:46 PM

Security Guard for News Crew Shot Wednesday in Oakland Dies: Police

Source: NBC Bay Area

The security guard who was shot in an attempted armed robbery of a news crew in downtown Oakland Wednesday has died, police said Saturday morning.

The death, that happened Saturday morning, is now being investigated by the Oakland Police Department's homicide section, and investigators are asking anyone with information to contact the homicide section at (510) 238-3821 or call Crime Stoppers at (510) 777-8572. Callers can remain anonymous.

Read more: https://www.nbcbayarea.com/news/local/east-bay/security-guard-for-news-crew-shot-wednesday-in-oakland-dies-police/2742098/

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Reply Security Guard for News Crew Shot Wednesday in Oakland Dies: Police (Original post)
discocrisco01 Nov 27 OP
Turbineguy Nov 27 #1
Mr.Bill Nov 27 #3
left-of-center2012 Nov 27 #7
Turbineguy Nov 27 #8
jalan48 Nov 27 #2
Rebl2 Nov 27 #4
Ace Rothstein Nov 27 #5
mahatmakanejeeves Nov 27 #6
NBachers Nov 27 #9
BradAllison Nov 28 #10

Response to discocrisco01 (Original post)

Sat Nov 27, 2021, 03:36 PM

1. A news crew?

What, steal their lunch money?

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Response to Turbineguy (Reply #1)

Sat Nov 27, 2021, 04:27 PM

3. They were after their camera and audio equipment.

Some of the stuff they use is very expensive.

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Response to Turbineguy (Reply #1)

Sat Nov 27, 2021, 05:34 PM

7. A man was murdered

It's a serious matter.

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Response to left-of-center2012 (Reply #7)

Sat Nov 27, 2021, 06:24 PM

8. indeed it is

I was wondering about the robber's motive.

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Response to discocrisco01 (Original post)

Sat Nov 27, 2021, 04:27 PM

2. Mid-day murder of a news crew security guard in downtown Oakland. Crazy.

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Response to discocrisco01 (Original post)

Sat Nov 27, 2021, 04:31 PM

4. I remember a few

years back a female reporter being shot and killed as she was getting ready for a live shot. Canít remember if the cameraman got shot too. It wasnít in a busy area.

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Response to Rebl2 (Reply #4)

Sat Nov 27, 2021, 04:42 PM

5. Think that was on the East Coast somewhere.

Wasn't it a former co-worker who pulled the trigger?

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Response to discocrisco01 (Original post)

Sat Nov 27, 2021, 07:40 PM

9. It's been a "thing" in the San Fran Bay Area for the past few years to rob equipment from news crews

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Response to discocrisco01 (Original post)

Sun Nov 28, 2021, 11:37 PM

10. Guard was retired San Jose PD

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