2 injured in shooting near a high school in Oakland

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Two people were injured after a shooting in Oakland Tuesday evening. According to the Oakland Police Department, the area of the incident is the block that houses Castlemont High School. 

Officers were dispatched to the 8600 block of MacArthur Blvd around 5:30 p.m. for the shooting. 

OPD found two gunshot victims at the scene. At the moment, there is no word on the victims’ condition. 

Details about this shooting are limited at this time. Anyone with information is asked to call OPD at (510) 238-3426.


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