Woman Found Fatally Shot In Her Car Identified

Melissa Martinez was discovered on Wednesday night in the 10500 block of Acalanes Drive.

A woman who was shot outside her home in East Oakland on Wednesday
night has been identified by police as 21-year-old Melissa Martinez.

Police said Martinez was found shot in her car at 9:43 p.m. Wednesday in the 10500 block of Acalanes Drive.

She was taken to a hospital, where she was pronounced dead about a half-hour later, authorities said.

Oakland police are not releasing any information about suspects in the shooting or a possible motive.

—By Bay City News


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