OAKLAND (CBS SF) — A five-year-old was shot in the neck in East Oakland Saturday afternoon but is in stable condition, Oakland police said.
Officers responded to a shooting at 2:43 p.m. in the 1700 block of 50th Avenue to find the child suffering from a gunshot wound, police said.
The child was transported to a local hospital and remains in guarded but stable condition.
Anyone with information regarding the shooting is encouraged to call Oakland police at (510) 238-3821
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