A 10-year-old girl suffered minor injuries after she was struck by debris caused by a bullet fired in East Oakland this afternoon, a police spokeswoman said. Gunshots were reported at 4:51 p.m. near the corner of 82nd Avenue and A Street, Officer Johnna Watson said.
Police initially reported that the victim was an 8-year-old boy but have since clarified that she was a 10-year-old girl. The girl was taken to a hospital to be treated for minor injuries, Watson said. The incident was only one of several incidents of shots fired with injuries in Oakland today, according to Watson, but she could not provide details about the other incidents.
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