OAKLAND -- A man fatally shot Thursday night outside his North Oakland home was identified by police Friday as Isiah Sudan, 22.

Officers responding to a ShotSpotter report and a call from a resident found Sudan about 9:35 p.m. in the 1000 block of 54th Street. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Sgt. Mike Cardoza said Sudan had just left his home a few minutes before he was shot. Cardoza said police have not determined if the shots were fired by someone in a car or on the street. He said police don't have a motive for the killing and no arrests have been made.

The area of the shooting is a mostly residential and not far from the Emeryville border.

The killing was Oakland's 37th homicide of the year. Last year at this time there were 44 homicides reported in Oakland.

Police and Crime Stoppers of Oakland are offering up to $10,000 in reward money for information leading to the arrest of the killer. Anyone with information may call police at 510-238-3821 or Crime Stoppers at 510-777-8572.



Advertisement