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Oakland Police Investigate Double Homicide

Two people were shot dead in Oakland early Friday, police said.

A shooting was reported to police around 1:25 a.m. and officers responded to the 1400 block of 85th Avenue, near International Boulevard. Two victims suffering from gunshot wounds were treated by emergency responders, but were pronounced dead at the scene. 

Investigators are looking into the circumstances surrounding the death. No suspect information or motive has been provided.

The victims have not yet been identified, pending notifiction of their next of kin.

People with information are asked to call the Oakland Police Department Homicide Section at 510-238-3821 or the tip line 510-238-7950.

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