Death Toll From Oakland Warehouse Fire Climbs to 36; Criminal Investigation Team Examines Evidence

Breaking news update, posted at 3:10 p.m. PT Alameda County Sheriff Gregory Ahern said 33 of 36 bodies have been identified in the investigation of a deadly warehouse blaze in Oakland, California. Autopsies have been performed on 22 victims and 16 families have been notified. The victims include one person each from Finland, Korea and Guatemala, Ahern said. The sheriff’s office is working with those embassies to notify next of kin.

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