OAKLAND -- Five people were shot in front of a theater near Jack London Square on Sunday evening, police said.
One victim was in surgery late Sunday night, according to Oakland police Lt. Robert Chan. The other four victims had non-life-threatening injuries.
The shooting was reported about 9:20 p.m. in front of the Regal Cinemas Jack London Stadium 9, on Washington Street between Embarcadero West and Second Street.
Three of the wounded were taken in private cars to Childrens Hospital Oakland before officers arrived on the scene. Police found one other victim in front of the theater, and one about a block away at the foot of Broadway.
Police were still speaking to witnesses and investigating at the scene late Sunday. A suspect description was not immediately released.
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