Police seek information as a minor is shot in Oakland

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A juvenile was injured after a shooting in Oakland’s East Peralta neighborhood. 

According to the Oakland Police Department, the shooting occurred on the 2200 block of East 12th Street shortly after 9:15 p.m. 

OPD received reports that a juvenile was shot and was transported to a local hospital for treatment. 

Currently, the juvenile is listed in stable condition. 

Investigators with OPD’s Felony Assault Unit are conducting a follow-up investigation to learn more about the shooting. 

Anyone with information about the shooting must contact OPD at 510-238-3426.


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