Two people shot near Oakland City Hall

Two people shot near Oakland City Hall

OAKLAND — Two people were shot Tuesday afternoon near Oakland City Hall, authorities said.

Their conditions were not immediately available.

The shooting happened about 2:15 p.m. in the area of 14th Street and Broadway. One of the victims was apparently shot in the chest, authorities said.

A suspect was seen running northbound on Broadway after the shooting, authorities said. A motive for the shooting was under investigation.

Streets in the downtown area were blocked off while police investigated.

A City Council meeting was happening at the time of the shooting, but went into recess once word was received of the shooting, authorities said.

The shootings happened hours after a series of other shootings in the city left two people dead and several others injured.

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