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Berkeley police investigate fatal shooting

Sunday, September 08, 2013

A man was shot and killed near Eighth and Page streets in Berkeley Sunday evening, according to a police spokeswoman.

Gunshots were reported in the area at 5:43 p.m., according to Officer Jennifer Coats.

Officers arriving on the scene found an adult male victim with gunshot wounds at Eighth and Page, Coats said.

He was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead, Coats said.

Police remain on the scene, canvassing the area for evidence. No suspect information has been released yet, Coats said.

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