Teen shot and killed near West Oakland BART station identified

OAKLAND (KRON) — A teenager who was shot and killed near the West Oakland BART station on Sunday afternoon was identified Tuesday as Torian Hughes of Oakland, according to Oakland police.

Hughes was shot around 1:40 p.m. in the 900 block of Mandela Parkway, police said.

According to police, the victim and another teen male were shot at by two male suspects. The gunmen fled the scene on foot.

Hughes was taken by paramedics to a nearby hospital, where he was pronounced dead a short time later, according to police.

The second teen was not injured in the shooting.

Motive for the shooting is unknown at this time, and the gunmen remain at large.

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