Police Investigating Fatal Shooting in Oakland

A man was fatally shot in Oakland Monday afternoon, police said.

Officers responded to the area of 8th and Campbell streets on a report of a shooting. When police arrived they found a man in his 20s suffering from a gunshot wound, Oakland Police Officer Johnna Watson said.

The victim was transported to a hospital, where he was pronounced deceased.

Watson said officers are canvassing the area and are conducting a follow-up investigation.

No other information was immediately available.

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