A shooting victim tried to drive away from the scene Monday night but crashed his car in the process, an Oakland police officer said.

The shooting was reported near the corner of 23rd Avenue and Foothill Boulevard at 8:32 p.m., Officer J. Moore said.

One of two assailants shot at the victim. After the shooting, the victim got into a car and tried to drive away but got into a crash. No one else was injured.

The victim was transported to a hospital and was in stable condition late Monday, Moore said. The two suspects remain at large.

A shooting took place at 23rd and East 16th Street in Oakland on Monday, January 7, 2013.
A shooting took place at 23rd and East 16th Street in Oakland on Monday, January 7, 2013. (Ray Chavez)


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