OAKLAND — A 23-year-old woman was killed and a man wounded early Sunday in an East Oakland shooting, authorities said.
The name of the woman, who authorities said was a Fresno resident, has not yet been released. The condition of the 38-year-old man who was shot, an Oakland resident, was not available.
Police said the two were shot about 3:17 a.m. Sunday in the 1000 block of Foothill Boulevard, a primarily residential area near Franklin Elementary School.
After being shot they were able to get their own transportation to a hospital where the woman died.
A motive for the shooting and how many suspects were involved is under investigation. Police are also trying to determine why the woman was in Oakland and how the two knew each other.
The killing is the 106th death this year that Oakland police are investigating as a homicide. Last year at this time police had investigated 80 homicides in the city. There were 109 total homicides in Oakland last year.
Police and Crime Stoppers of Oakland are offering up to $15,000 in reward money for information leading to the arrest of the killer. Anyone with information may call police at 510-238-3821 or 510-238-7950 or Crime Stoppers at 510-777-8572.