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A robbery attempt led to a shootout between a gunman and an armed victim early this morning in East Oakland, police said. The incident was reported at 1:34 a.m. in the 2000 block of Fruitvale Avenue, police said. Two males, one of whom was armed, attempted to rob a man, who was also armed. The victim and armed suspect shot at each other, police said.
The victim then called authorities and was taken to a hospital, while the suspect took himself to a hospital, police said. Police did not immediately provide additional details on the incident.
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