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Police Investigating Fatal North Oakland Shooting

A man was found dead on 55th Street, near Shattuck Avenue.

Bay City News Service—Police are investigating a shooting ths afternoon, Wednesday, that left a victim dead in North Oakland.

The shooting was reported at 2:27 p.m. outside in the 600 block of 55th Street, according to police.

Officers found a male victim suffering from a gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Police are continuing to investigate this evening.

The shooting is Oakland's second homicide of 2013.

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