OAKLAND -- Police are investigating two shootings that occurred in East Oakland Wednesday evening.

The first shooting was reported at 7:14 p.m. in the 9000 block of Olive Street, according to Oakland police.

One victim sustained a gunshot wound and was transported to a local hospital, police said.

The second shooting was reported at 7:47 p.m. in the 9600 block of Empire Road, according to police.

One victim was grazed by a bullet, but declined medical assistance, police said.

Police are investigating whether the two shootings are related.

No suspects have been detained in connection with either shooting, according to police.



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