On November 2, 2018 at approximately 4:36 PM, Oakland police officers responded to a robbery in the 3700 block of Grand Avenue. Upon arrival, officers located the victim who advised that a man robbed of her cell phone. Responding officers were given the description of the suspect and the suspect was shortly after located in the area. The suspect, an adult male, was positively identified and was taken into custody for the robbery.
This investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Oakland Police Department Robbery Section at (510) 238-3326.