Two dead in seperate shootings

September 14, 2008 12:09:10 PM PDT
Two men are dead after separate fatal shootings in Oakland that occurred within an hour of each other early this morning, according to police.

The first shooting was reported at about 3:15 a.m. in the 4100 block of Foothill Boulevard, Oakland police said.

Officers arrived and found a man who was pronounced dead at the scene, according to police.

Another shooting was reported at about 4:10 a.m. near the intersection of 106th Avenue and MacArthur Boulevard, police said.

Officers responded and found a man suffering from a single gunshot wound. The victim was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead, according to police.

No suspect information was immediately available for either shooting, police said.