Four people have been killed and at least four others injured since Friday in a spate of shootings in Oakland, a police spokesman said today.The first of the fatal shootings was reported at about 10:55 p.m. Friday in the 600 block of El Paseo Drive in East Oakland.Arriving officers found Kevin Lockett, 45, had been shot multiple times and killed, Oakland police Officer Jeff Thomason said.Two other people were shot and taken to a local hospital. Both were expected to survive.Another shooting was reported at about 3:30 p.m. Saturday near the 1000 block of Eighth Street. Officers arrived to find two teens suffering from gunshot wounds. Both were pronounced dead at the scene.The victims have been identified as Edward Hampton, 17, and Nario Jackson, 18, according to Thomason. Then on Monday evening, a 39-year-old man was killed in a shooting in East Oakland.The victim, who has not yet been identified, was fatally shot around 6:35 p.m. in the 1300 block of 81st Avenue, Thomason said.There have also been at least two non-fatal shootings in the city since Friday, including one early Monday morning that left a man in critical condition.That shooting occurred at about 1:30 a.m. in the 3100 block of High Street.Another man was fatally shot by police officers following a domestic dispute on Monday night.Derrick Jones, 37, was shot by officers responding to reports that he was assaulting a woman at a laundromat in the 5800 block of Bancroft Avenue at about 9:30 p.m. Monday.Thomason did not have any information today on arrests or suspect information in any of the shootings.
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