Body found in Oakland waterway; cause of death investigated

OAKLAND — A dead person was found Sunday afternoon in Oakland’s East Creek Slough, not far from the Coliseum, authorities said.

Authorities did not immediately say if the person is a man or woman. Their identity was not publicly released pending confirmation of their name and notification of their next of kin.

Related Articles

Crime and Public Safety |


Concord Police conducting death investigation on Monument Boulevard

Crime and Public Safety |


Berkeley: Suspect arrested, charged in spring 2023 shooting

Crime and Public Safety |


All of the remaining prosecutors Alameda District Attorney Pamela Price put on leave a year ago are now back

Crime and Public Safety |


Hayward man charged with murder in brother’s shooting death

Crime and Public Safety |


Charges filed in Oakland theft of car containing 2-year-old boy

An autopsy to determine a cause of death and how long the body had been in the water is pending.

The body was discovered about 4:30 p.m. Sunday in the slough, south of the 5400 block of Coliseum Way, police said.

The slough runs into San Leandro Bay.

Check back for updates on this developing report.

(Visited 1 times, 1 visits today)

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *