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Two men shot in East Oakland, one during attempted carjacking

OAKLAND — Two men were shot, one during an attempted carjacking, in separate attacks in East Oakland Thursday night and Friday morning, police said.
Both men are expected to recover and the shootings do not appear to be related, authorities said.
The attempted carjacking happened about 7:40 p.m. Thursday in a parking lot in the 10900 block of International Boulevard.
A 27-year-old man and a woman were inside a vehicle parked in the lot when two men attempted to steal the vehicle.
The man was shot in the leg before the suspects fled without the vehicle. The woman was not hurt.
The suspects possibly took some personal items from the victims but that had not been confirmed.
The wounded man was taken to a hospital in stable condition.
At 1:57 a.m. Friday police responded to the 9800 block of Edes Avenue where they found a  22-year-old man with a gunshot wound to the chest.  He was taken to a hospital in stable condition.
Police said the man was walking with another man near 98th Avenue and C Street when someone started shooting at them from across the street.
The other man was not wounded and they made it to Edes where police were called.
Police don’t have a motive yet for the shooting and no arrests have been made.
Police and Crime Stoppers of Oakland are offering up to $5,000 in reward money in each shooting for information leading to the arrest of the suspects.  Anyone with information may call police at 510-238-3426 or Crime Stoppers at 510-777-8572.
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