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Oakland Gun Violence Kills 1, Injures 1

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An Oakland Police patrol car. (CBS)

An Oakland Police patrol car. (CBS)

OAKLAND (CBS SF) — Police were investigating an East Oakland shooting that sent one man to the hospital Saturday night.

Officers responded around 7:15 p.m. Saturday to reports of a shooting in the 8200 block of Dowling Street, Officer J. Moore said.

Police located the victim, a male adult, suffering from a gunshot wound. He was taken to a hospital in stable condition.

The suspect was described only as an armed person. No arrests have been made in connection with the shooting.

Earlier, a man was shot and killed near the Oakland-Emeryville border on Saturday afternoon.

Officers were called just before 3 p.m. to reports of a shooting in the 5900 block of San Pablo Avenue in Oakland, Officer J. Moore said.

Police located a man at the scene suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Moore said the suspect, described only as an armed man, was not in custody as of Sunday morning.

(Copyright 2012 by CBS San Francisco and Bay City News Service. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

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