FBI and OPD Seek Information on Anniversary of Oakland Man’s Death, Offer $30,000 Reward
OAKLAND—The FBI San Francisco Division and the Oakland Police Department are asking for the public’s help in solving the murder one year ago of Patrick Scott, Jr. The FBI is offering a reward of up to $20,000 for information leading to the arrest of the individual(s) responsible for Scott’s death, and Oakland Crime Stoppers has offered an additional reward of up to $10,000 for information.
On the morning of February 3, 2018, Patrick Scott Jr., 27 years old, was waiting at the bus stop at 62nd Street and Market Street in Oakland, California, to go to his grandmother’s house. An unknown person approached him and fired multiple shots, fatally striking him.
“One year ago, Patrick Scott, Jr. was the victim of senseless violence in our streets,” said FBI Assistant Special Agent in Charge Bertram Fairries. “We ask the community to please come forward if you have any information on this crime. This young man deserves justice.”
Oakland Police Chief Anne E. Kirkpatrick said, “We will continue our efforts with our law enforcement partners and ask for community assistance to help us solve this case. Together, let us bring closure to the families of violent crime by identifying and arresting those responsible.”
Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the Oakland Police Department Homicide Section at 510-238-3821 or the FBI San Francisco Division at 415-553-7400.
For media inquiries, please contact the Oakland Police Department at (510) 238-7230 or OPDMedia@oaklandnet.com or the FBI San Francisco Media Office at firstname.lastname@example.org