3 Die In 3 Shootings In 4 Hours In Oakland


OAKLAND, Calif., July 31 (UPI) — A man, a woman and a teenage boy were killed in three separate shootings in Oakland in a span of less than 4 hours ending early Sunday, police said.

City police officer Kevin McDonald said the 16-year-old boy was the first victim. He was shot several times on a street corner shortly before midnight Saturday and died about 3 a.m. Sunday, the San Francisco Chronicle reported.

Shortly after 3 a.m., a 26-year-old woman shot in West Oakland died at a hospital. Details of that shooting were unavailable, the newspaper said.

Then at 3:25 a.m., a 21-year-old man was found shot on a street.

The victims’ names had not been released, the Chronicle said.

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