Woman dies in 'traumatic' stabbing, possible suspect arrested: Oakland police

A woman died after being stabbed early Wednesday, according to the Oakland Police Department.

Officials said they arrived to the 1500 block of 8th Street about 12:38 a.m. and found a woman with traumatic stab wounds.

Medical professionals were called and she was declared dead at the scene.

Shortly after, police said they arrested a possible suspect. They did not say how they found the suspect or how they determined involvement in the stabbing.

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The homicide is being investigated and the victim’s identity is being withheld until family is notified. 

Anyone with information is asked to call OPD at 510-238-3821.