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Man killed from gunshot wound in Oroville identified

Police said a man died from a gunshot wound in Oroville Tuesday morning.

Posted: Jun 29, 2021 12:21 PM
Updated: Jun 29, 2021 4:58 PM

Update 3:24 p.m. Tuesday - Oroville Police Department confirmed 33-year-old Jacob Matthew Nevin was killed in Tuesday's shooting in Oroville. 

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OROVILLE, Calif. - Police responded to a call about an unresponsive male in a vehicle near Lincoln Blvd. and Wyandotte Ave. in Oroville, according to the Oroville Police Department.

Officers got the report at 5:27 a.m. Tuesday morning and when they arrived, they found a man in a yellow Ford Mustang who was suffering from a gunshot wound.

Medics arrived on the scene and attempted life-saving techniques but the man died at the scene. His name is being withheld at this time.

The Oroville Police Department said this appears to be an isolated incident and there is not a threat to the community.

Officers did not say they have a suspect in custody at this time.

This is an ongoing investigation and the police department requested members of the California Department of Justice to help with the investigation.

Anyone with information or surveillance footage of the area is asked to contact the Oroville Police Department.

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