Oakland Shooting Puts Schools on Lockdown

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    Think College Now Elementary School and International Community School in Oakland were on lockdown Tuesday morning.

    Two elementary schools were on lockdown after a shooting injured two people in Oakland Tuesday morning.

    The shooting happened at 8:15 a.m. at 28th Avenue and International Boulevard, around the time parents were dropping off their kids.

    Think College Now Elementary School and International Community School were on lockdown from about 8:40 a.m. until 9:30 a.m.

    There were about five or six police cars at the intersection of 28th and International after the shooting, said Fernando Gonzalez, owner of nearby F& G Auto Repair.

    Gonzalez said he heard screaming and saw a man with blood on his face being loaded onto an ambulance.

    Oakland police did not yet have additional details on the shooting, but there might have been multiple locations.

    Bay City News contributed to this report.