OAKLAND -- Two men shot Thursday night while driving in East Oakland will recover from their wounds, police said Friday.

The 20-year-old driver was grazed in the head and his 20-year-old passenger was hit in the thigh. Their names were not released. Both are from Oakland.

The shooting happened about 8:35 p.m. Thursday in the 800 block of 69th Avenue when someone outside the car opened fire on the men.

The driver was able to drive to his nearby home, where a relative took both men to a hospital. They were in stable condition.

Police don't have a motive in the shooting and no arrests have been made.

Police and Crime Stoppers of Oakland are offering up to $10,000 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.

-- Harry Harris, Staff



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