OAKLAND -- A 48-year-old woman was shot in the shoulder Monday morning in West Oakland by a gunman shooting at another person, police said.

The shooting happened about 11:26 a.m. in the 3100 block of Union Street.

Police said a man was shooting in a northbound direction on Union Street at another man when the woman, who was running on 32nd Street trying to get out of the line of fire, was wounded.

The woman, whose name was not released, was able to get her own transportation to a hospital where she was in stable condition.

No one else was injured by the gunfire and both the intended target and the gunman were being sought.

No motive has been disclosed for the shooting.

Police and Crime Stoppers of Oakland are offering up to $5,000 in reward money for information leading to the arrest of the gunman. Anyone with information may call police at 510-238-3426 or Crime Stoppers at 510-777-8572.



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