Aya Nakano

An Emeryville man was shot to death in North Oakland late Wednesday, the night before his 23rd birthday, after getting into a confrontation with two men who collided with his car, police said. Aya Nakano was returning home from playing basketball when he was shot and killed about 10:57 p.m. in the 5800 block of Market Street. Nakano had been driving westbound on Stanford Avenue when a car struck his Jeep Cherokee from behind, according to police.

Published in Inside Bay Area from June 13 to July 13, 2013