Muslim bakery arrests linked
to Chauncey Bailey murder
Photo courtesy Oakland
By Jeff Shuttleworth
August 3, 2007
Oakland Assistant Police Chief Howard Jordan this afternoon
announced several arrests linking members of Your Black Muslim
Bakery to various crimes, including the Thursday murder
of veteran journalist Chauncey
Following a long-term investigation culminating with raids
on four Oakland locations early this morning, including Your
Black Muslim Bakery at 5832 San Pablo Ave., police took seven
members of the bakery into custody on several felony charges,
including suspicion of murder, kidnapping, robbery and assault.
Your Black Muslim Bakery, located in Oakland,
was the scene of an early morning S.W.A.T team raid.
Photo courtesy Trace3, Flickr.com
Police found several weapons as well as evidence linking members
of the bakery to the shooting death of Bailey, Jordan said.
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