MEDIA ADVISORY/NEWS RELEASE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
SEEKING PUBLIC’S ASSISTANCE IN IDENTIFYING SHOOTING SUSPECT
Incident:Robbery 59th and Horton Streets
Date/Time Occurred: 02/11/2018 9:11 p.m. Incident Case Number: 1802-0845
Narrative: On Sunday February 11th, 2018 at approx. 2111 hours Emeryville Dispatch received a call from a male caller who reported hearing one gunshot and seeing a subject laying on the ground at 59th and Horton.
An eyewitness reported he was walking with the victim W/B on 59th St. towards the Amtrak station. They were approached by a dark-skinned male who brandished a black handgun towards them. The suspect said to the witness and victim “Give me the money”. The suspect then shot the victim once in the head.
The suspect fled E/B on 59th Street then N/B through Heritage Park onto Hollis St.
• 18-25 years of age
• Dark hooded type sweatshirt, blue jeans, and blue high-top shoes.
• Notice the emblem on the front of the sweatshirt
If you have any information relating to this incident please contact the Emeryville Police Department at (510) 596-3700
Emeryville Chief of Police
Jennifer G Tejada
SEE SOMETHING, SAY SOMETHING
The mission of the Emeryville Police Department is to protect life and property, to provide a safe respectful environment for people to live, work, and play. We achieve this through professional, proactive, fair and impartial policing in partnership with the community.