Multiple arrests made in fatal shooting of Oakland police officer

Multiple arrests made in fatal shooting of Oakland police officerMultiple arrests made in fatal shooting of Oakland police officer
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Oakland police have apprehended multiple suspects in connection with the fatal shooting of local officer Tuan Le in the line of duty.
What happened: Officer Le, 36, a dedicated four-year veteran of the Oakland Police Department (OPD), was fatally shot on Dec. 29, 2023, while responding to a burglary at a cannabis business near Jack London Square, reported ABC7 News. He and fellow officers initially left the scene before returning and encountering multiple suspects. Le, who was in plainclothes and driving an unmarked vehicle, was struck by a bullet after at least one suspect fired multiple shots at them.
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Suspects arrested: Around noon on Jan. 2, the OPD confirmed the arrest of several suspects within the last 10 hours of the announcement, as per CBS News. The department acknowledged the collaborative efforts of various law enforcement agencies, including the San Francisco Police Department, Livermore Police Department, Vallejo Police Department, Alameda County Sheriff’s Office, California Attorney General’s Office, California Highway Patrol, the ATF, the FBI and the U.S. Marshals.
About the fallen officer: Le, born in Saigon, Vietnam, and naturalized on Sept. 11, 2001, graduated from the 183rd Police Academy in 2020, according to KTVU. Serving as the community resource officer in West Oakland for the past two years, he was well-regarded for fostering positive relationships within the community. He becomes the 54th Oakland police officer to be killed in the line of duty, leaving behind his wife, mother and two dogs.
Community in grief: The Oakland community, law enforcement agencies and public officials have taken to social media to express their grief and solidarity following Le’s untimely death.
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In a Facebook post, Mayor Sheng Thao vowed to work tirelessly with law enforcement partners to bring those responsible for Le’s death to justice.
On X, Governor Gavin Newsom extended condolences and flags at the State Capitol were flown at half-staff in honor of Officer Le. 
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GoFundMe campaign: Arlene Lum of the Oakland Chinatown Chamber Foundation has initiated a GoFundMe page for Le. The campaign, which aims to support his wife and family, has so far raised $73,908.
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