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* Oakland Police fatal shooting on Trask Street

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A man was fatally shot by Oakland police after they responded to a report of a domestic dispute Monday night, a police spokesman said today.The dispute, which involved a woman and a 37-year-old man in the 5800 block of Bancroft Avenue, was reported at about 9:40 p.m. Monday, Oakland police Officer Jeff Thomason said.When officers arrived, the man ran away, Thomason said. More officers responded and spotted him in the 5800 block of Trask Street.Multiple officers fired rounds from their service pistols, and the gunfire hit the man, who was pronounced dead at the scene, Thomason said.Police said the man was an Oakland resident but are not yet identifying him.The officers involved in the shooting were not injured, and their names had not been released as of this morning.The investigation into the shooting is ongoing. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Police Department’s homicide section at (510) 238-3821.

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