Authorities say Patrick Scott Jr. was an innocent victim and that his “murder was a senseless act of violence.”
Patrick Demarco Scott Jr. was waiting for the bus near his Berkeley home when someone shot him repeatedly, killing him. He was on his way to see his grandmother.
A 27-year-old man fatally shot earlier this year just over the Berkeley border in Oakland will be remembered Saturday at a rally and fundraiser.
Patrick Demarco Scott Jr.’s bedroom door has been closed since the morning he left home for work in early February.
Neighbors say they are in shock over the fatal shooting Saturday of a quiet South Berkeley man in his 20s who rarely went outside except for work or to take out the garbage.
One person was shot at the Berkeley-Oakland border Saturday morning, authorities report.