Friends Mourn Loss of UO Grad

EUGENE, Ore. — As Oakland Police continue to investigate the shooting death of of a 2013 Oregon graduate, Aya Nakano’s friends and family are speaking out about the young man they knew. Bryan Hickey lived with Nakano for two years during their time at the University of Oregon; he says Nakano was a popular student … Continue reading »

UO Grad Killed in Oakland

OAKLAND, Calif. — Oakland Police say a University of Oregon graduate was shot and killed Wednesday night. Aya Nakano, of Emeryville, California, would have turned 23 years old Thursday, police said. Investigators say Nakano’s vehicle was rear-ended. Nakano and the two suspects got into a confrontation after they pulled over, and Nakano was shot and … Continue reading »