Security guard with TV news crew shot near downtown Oakland, police now offering $7,500 reward
OAKLAND, Calif. (KGO) — A security guard working with a KRON news crew was shot during attempted robbery downtown Oakland. It happened just before 12:30 p.m. Wednesday near the 300 block of 14th Street in Oakland.
The crew was near a boutique that was burglarized earlier this week.
The guard is undergoing surgery at Highland Hospital and is reportedly now in stable condition.
OPD is investigating an attempted armed robbery and shooting of an armed security guard. The incident happened today just before 12:30PM in the 300 block of 14th Street. The security guard was struck by gunfire as he was accompanying a media crew who was working on a news story. pic.twitter.com/0n95nF7Met