Oakland police today released the names of two men who were fatally shot in separate incidents on Friday. Police said 26-year-old Aubert Gholston, of Oakland, was the man who was shot to death near Eighth and Campbell streets in West Oakland at about 11:15 a.m. on Friday. Responding officers found Gholston shot inside a car, police said. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police also said that 43-year-old Frederick Parker, of Oakland, was the victim of a shooting in the 2300 block of 96th Avenue, near MacArthur Boulevard, in East Oakland that was reported at 11:07 p.m. Friday. Officers who came to the scene found Parker suffering from at least one gunshot wound. He died at a hospital shortly after 1 a.m. Saturday, police said. Oakland police haven’t released any information about suspects or motives in the two shootings.
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