Teen, woman wounded in Oakland shootings

OAKLAND — A 17-year-old boy and a woman were wounded in separate shootings Sunday night in East Oakland, authorities said.

Both were able to get their own rides to a hospital and were in stable condition Monday, authorities said.

The youth was shot about 8:28 p.m. Sunday near the intersection of 57th Avenue and Elizabeth Street.

He told police he was walking to a store when he heard gunfire and saw he had been shot. He said he did not see where the gunfire came  from. Police don’t have a motive yet in the shooting and have not made any arrests.

A 24-year-old woman was shot about 6 p.m. Sunday in the 10500 block of E Street.

She and another person were in a parked car when they said someone began shooting at them from outside the vehicle, authorities said The other person in the vehicle was not hurt.

Police have not determined a motive yet for the shooting and have not made any arrests.

Police and Crime Stoppers of Oakland are offering up to $5,000 in reward money in each shooting for information leading to the arrest of the suspects.  Anyone with information may call police at 510-238-3426 or Crime Stoppers at 510-777-8572.

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