* Oakland fatal shooting on Myers Street on October 23, 2012
Published by Staff Writer on October 23, 2012
One man was killed and another was hospitalized in two East Oakland shootings around noon today, an Oakland police officer said. The fatal shooting happened at 1:04 p.m. in the 10700 block of Myers Street, near the Foothill Square Shopping Center, police Officer J. Moore said.
The victim was transported to a hospital by ambulance where he later died. The shooting was only a block from the scene of another homicide Thursday night that killed 47-year-old Ledell Moss in the 10700 block of Voltaire Avenue, according to police. Another shooting today about 90 minutes earlier sent a man to the hospital, Moore said.
The man was found suffering from a gunshot wound in the 1400 block of 69th Avenue at 11:40 p.m. He was taken to a hospital and is in stable condition tonight, police said. No suspects have been named in either shooting.
Copyright © 2012 by Bay City News, Inc. — Republication, Rebroadcast or any other Reuse without the express written consent of Bay City News, Inc. is prohibited.
Comment Advisement We welcome your thoughts, but for the sake of all readers, please refrain from the use of obscenities, personal attacks or racial slurs. All comments are subject to our terms of service and may be removed. Repeat offenders may lose commenting privileges.