December 4, 2023

OAKLAND — A suspect in a Wednesday afternoon non-injury capturing in downtown Oakland was arrested inside minutes a number of blocks away, authorities mentioned.

The capturing occurred about 1:39 p.m. Wednesday within the 400 block of thirteenth Avenue between Broadway and Franklin Avenue.

Police mentioned an worker at a restaurant within the space was arguing with one other one who had tried to take tip jar cash.

The suspect, recognized by police as a 45-year-old man, apparently tried to intervene and acquired into an argument with the restaurant worker, police mentioned.

The suspect then pulled a pistol, mentioned he was going to kill the employee and fired one shot at him, police mentioned. The bullet struck the worker’s shoe, authorities mentioned.

A close-by surveillance digital camera captured the capturing.