3 injured in Oakland shootings

Daily Planet Wire Service
Friday October 04, 2002


OAKLAND – The Oakland Police Department reports that three people were shot and injured in a gunfire exchange in east Oakland. 

Police arrived around 8 p.m. and found two women and one man all suffering from gunshot wounds, on the ground at the 2200 block of 96th Avenue. 

All three were taken to the hospital where one woman and one man are listed in critical but stable condition, police say. 

The second woman is in stable condition. Police were not able to disclose what hospital they were taken to but both San Leandro and Highland hospitals say they do not have any shooting victims from last night in critical condition. 

Police are on the scene investigating the possibility that a fourth person was involved in the shooting and fled the scene.