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* Earnest Prescott Shot To Death 84th Av., Oaklands 95th Homicide

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A 32-year-old Vallejo man was killed in a shooting in East Oakland Tuesday night, police said today. Officers were dispatched to the 2200 block of 84th Avenue, near Bancroft Avenue, at 10:20 p.m. to investigate a report of gunshots. They arrived to find the victim, Earnest Prescott, suffering from bullet wounds, police spokesman Officer Jeff Thomason said. Prescott was taken to a hospital, where he died.His death marks the city’s 95th homicide this year.Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call the Police Department’s homicide section at (510) 238-3821.

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