OAKLAND -- A 17-year-old boy shot to death Monday morning at an East Oakland apartment complex was identified by police Wednesday as Jacob Gonzalez.

No arrests have been made in the case and no motive released by police.

Gonzalez was shot at 11:27 a.m. at the apartment complex in the 2600 block of East 16th Street, a residential neighborhood a few blocks from the Fruitvale district. He died at a hospital at 11:59 a.m.

Police said Gonzalez lived in another part of East Oakland and was visiting a friend at the apartment when he was shot. No one else was hurt.

Police and Crime Stoppers of Oakland are offering up to $10,000 in reward money for information leading to the arrest of the gunman. Anyone with information may call police at 510-238-3821 or a tip line at 510-773-2805.



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