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Police investigating separate shootings that hospitalized two men

Saturday, May 18, 2013

Two men were hospitalized in separate shootings in Oakland Friday, a police officer said.

The first shooting was reported at about 3:55 p.m. in the area of Dowling Street and 83rd Avenue, Officer R. Bowden said.

Responding officers found a man suffering from at least one gunshot wound, Bowden said.

He was transported to a hospital and is in stable condition, she said.

The other shooting occurred in the area of 43rd Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Way at about 8:45 p.m., Bowden said.

Officers arrived at the scene and found a man suffering from a gunshot wound, she said.

He was transported to a hospital and is in stable condition, Bowden said.

Police were unable to make arrests in either shooting, and no suspect information was immediately available, Bowden said.

The shootings remain under investigation.

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