Police: 7 wounded near park after gunfire erupts
OAKLAND | Seven men were wounded, one critically, when gunfire erupted on an Oakland street and continued for several blocks, police said.
Officers received reports of a shooting about a block from a park in East Oakland shortly after 6 p.m. Monday, Police spokeswoman Johnna Watson said. Police learned about a second shooting nearby when they arrived.
Ms. Watson said Tuesday that initial reports suggest that two armed suspects approached a group of men who were celebrating a birthday and began shooting at them.