OAKLAND (CBS SF) — Two people were killed in separate shootings in East Oakland early Sunday morning, an Oakland police officer said.

The first was reported at 12:11 a.m. in the 9700 block of C Street, police said.

The victim in that shooting was pronounced dead at the scene 15 minutes later. Police are searching for a named suspect in that shooting.

The second was reported at 1:09 a.m. in the 2100 block of Seminary Avenue.

A man was found suffering from a gunshot wound there, and was also pronounced dead at the scene about 15 minutes later.

No suspect information was available.

The two shootings are the latest in a string of East Oakland shootings this weekend, but the first two that left a victim dead since Thursday.

On Thursday afternoon, one victim was killed in the 8100 block of Birch Street. Since then, four victims have been reported injured by gunshots.

On Friday morning at 10:09 a.m., police responded to a shooting in the 9600 block of E Street.

One victim was found at the scene suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim is in stable condition and their injuries were not life-threatening, police said.

That evening, police found two men suffering from gunshot wounds after a suspect shot them from a passing vehicle, police said.

Police responded to the shooting in the 1800 block of 96th Avenue at 7:04 p.m.

Both victims were transported to a local hospital and are in stable condition, police said.

Police also received reports on Friday afternoon that two men were shooting at each other near the corner of 100th Avenue and International Boulevard.

Police conducted a search of the area at around 1 p.m. but located no victims nor suspects.

At around 1 a.m. Saturday, police said a victim was seriously injured in the 5200 block of Foothill Boulevard.

No further details about that shooting were available.

As of Sunday morning, there have been 19 homicides in Oakland this year.

Comments (5)
  1. Tours Martel says:

    And in late breaking news there were no homicides in Dublin, Pleasanton, Castro Valley, or San Leandro. Does any journalist dare ask why?

  2. NRA Life Member says:

    OK, I’ll state the obvious. Probably because those communities are not predominately “dark”. I’m just guessin’….

  3. OaklandTaxpayer says:

    I would say … Oakland is overwhelmed. Gangs/thugs have controlled a portion of this city for sometime. A real sweep is needed. Of course, since our officers are being monitored by monitors, our officers have to be aware any and all they do will be reported. Of course, I’ve said it before, who’s monitoring the monitors…you might recall, another news station (KTVU) reported the $70 taxi rides, $2000 first class flights by the monitors…so…swear in the monitors and they can patrol w/officers (what a wonderful way to monitor and increase the police force at the same time).

  4. tn says:

    I still surprised Oakland was a New York Post top rated tourist destination. Crime must not be part of or a very small part of the equation (or Mayor Quan paid them favors). Nevertheless, Oakland’s beauty has been overshadowed for years by bad administration and leadership. Seems like our sworn politicians only want to make as much as they can as quickly as they can. They have been successful at that and the residents and taxpayers feed them.

  5. la di da says:

    No but I am sure there were a lot of “undarks” molesting and raping little girls scaring them for life. Or, rather little boys. Maybe they are off making bombs to kill hundreds at a time. I dunno. lol

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