OAKLAND -- A 46-year-old man was wounded in the arm in an apparent exchange of gunfire with another person Monday night in East Oakland police said.

The man, whose name was not released, is expected to recover. He was in stable condition at a hospital.

The shooting happened about 8:02 p.m. Monday in the 2200 block of 108th Avenue near MacArthur Boulevard.

Numerous shell casings were found at the scene.

The wounded man was able to drive to a fire station on 98th Avenue near MacArthur, where police were called, and he was given medical treatment before being taken to a hospital.

Police said they developed information -- they would not say what -- that the man may have exchanged gunfire with another person where the shell casings were found. Police will try to interview the wounded man but until then no motive has been established.

As of Monday afternoon, no one else has showed up at area hospitals with gunshot wounds.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call the police at 510-238-3426.



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