OAKLAND -- Two people found shot in a car Monday night in West Oakland have been pronounced dead at the scene, authorities said.

The two victims were adult males, according to Oakland police Officer J. Moore. At least one of the victims was shot in the head, according to Lt. Robert Chan. It was not immediately clear where the other person was struck.

The shooting was reported at 9:55 p.m. near the intersection of 10th and Filbert streets. There was no suspect information immediately available, Chan said.

The killings bring Oakland's homicide total so far this year to 97.

Contact Daniel M. Jimenez at 510-262-2728. Follow him at Twitter.com/DMJreports.




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