A young man was shot this morning near the East Oakland continuation school he attends, a school district spokesman said. Officers responded to a report of a shooting in the 8200 block of Fontaine Street at about 9:55 a.m., Officer Johnna Watson said. When officers arrived, they could not locate any victims, she said. Investigators later learned that a male victim had been shot near a bus stop in that block, Watson said.
The victim then ran to Bay Area Technology School at 8251 Fontaine St., and a person from the school drove him to a hospital, according to Watson. Watson said the victim’s injuries do not appear to be life-threatening. Oakland Unified School District spokesman Troy Flint said the victim is an 18-year-old victim is a student at Rudsdale Continuation School, located on the Bay Area Technology School campus. Police are continuing to investigate the shooting.
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