September 17, 2014
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - A robbery suspect is dead after officers
opened fire during a chase in which police say he wrecked a stolen
car, broke into a house and kidnapped a man while trying to escape.
Oakland police Officer Roland Holmgren said officers shot and killed the 21-year-old suspect late Saturday morning.
Police said the man robbed a rental car franchise in Alameda and
stole a rental car, which he crashed after fleeing to Oakland.
He then allegedly broke into a house and forced a man inside to drive him away. The resident managed to escape from the car, and officer shot the suspect after the car collided with a police cruiser.
Authorities did not release the suspect's name but said he also had warrants in El Cerrito for home invasion and carjacking.
(Copyright 2008 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or email@example.com.