1 Dead, 1 Hurt In Separate Oakland Shootings

OAKLAND (CBS SF) — One man was killed and another seriously injured in two separate shootings in Oakland Thursday night.

A man was found lying on a sidewalk with fatal gunshot wounds around 9:10 p.m. in the 10700 block of Voltaire Avenue, located about one block from the Foothill Square Shopping Center in East Oakland, according to police.

No suspects have been detained, police said.

Less than an hour earlier, a man suffered multiple gunshot wounds at an apartment complex in the Eastmont Hills neighborhood, police said.

The shooting occurred in the 700 block of Ney Avenue at about 8:20 p.m., police said.

Officers reported the crime scene was crowded with people when they arrived.

The victim was transported to a hospital with injuries not considered to be life-threatening, police said.

No suspects have been identified in connection to the shooting, police said.


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