Dominique Hoover-Brown, 15, and Melissa Jackson, 17, were identified as the teenagers who were shot and killed on Sunday night, February 3, 2008, in Oakland. Two men, both 23, had been traveling with Hoover-Brown and Jackson and had been shot as well.
The girls, who were recent students at San Leandro High School, were found in a van that had crashed into several parked cars in the 6500 block of Outlook Avenue. Police believe that the incident may have started in the 1400 block of Havenscourt Boulevard, where one of the injured males was found.
Donations are being collected to help cover funeral expenses. Checks payable to San Leandro High School may be mailed to the school, attention Jack Nelson, at 2200 Bancroft Ave., San Leandro, CA 94577-6108.
There is a reward of up to $30,000 leading to the arrest of a suspect. If you have information about this crime, call Oakland Police at 510-238-3821 or Crime Stoppers at 510-238-6946.Posted by Mike Katz-Lacabe at February 8, 2008 10:48 PM | TrackBack