OAKLAND (CBS SF) – Police said that a boy was killed in a shooting late Wednesday night in East Oakland near the Oakland Zoo.

The shooting was reported at 10:12 p.m. in the 9500 block of  MacArthur Boulevard.

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The boy died before he could be taken to a hospital, according to police. His name has not been released.

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As of Thursday morning, officers had not released any suspect information in the shooting.

No other information about the case was immediately available.

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