East Oakland injury shooting under investigation

OAKLAND — Police were at the scene of a shooting that sent a victim to a hospital Thursday, authorities said.

Around 5:10 p.m., dispatchers received calls reporting several shots near the 2100 block of 109th Avenue in the city’s Las Palmas neighborhood, an Oakland police officer said.

Officers arrived to search for a victim or crime scene but did not initially locate one.

Shortly before 5:25 p.m., San Leandro police told Oakland officers that a victim suffering from at least one gunshot wound had walked into a hospital. The victim was listed in stable condition.

Police blocked off southbound traffic along 109th from Bancroft Avenue while collecting multiple casings found in the street and in parked vehicles nearby.

For information leading to the arrest of a suspect in the shooting, police are offering up to $5,000. Anyone with information may call police at 510-238-3426 or Crime Stoppers of Oakland at 510-777-8572.

Check back for updates.

Contact George Kelly at 408-859-5180.

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Author: George Kelly